There are many ways to put your knowledge, passion, and expertise in gerontology into “practice.” Volunteer opportunities and internships are two great ways to gain more experience in the field of aging.
There are also a variety of jobs and career options that require an educational background in gerontology. Opportunities for aging-related careers are vast in our aging society. For example, careers can range from a geriatric social worker, educator, researcher, and health professional to business owner, attorney, or product developer.
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