Gerontology Program Application Process
1. Complete the CSULB Graduate or Post-Baccalaureate Application.This is available at any CSU admissions office or at http://www.csumentor.edu.
(NOTE:if you have transcripts from a non-U.S. school, admission to the University should be initiated through the Center for International Education, on campus at (562) 985-5476 or CIE website.)
2. In addition to the above, send the following to the Gerontology Program Director :
A. ) 3 letters of recommendation (no specific format required) from age-related career professionals, college professors, and or other employer, reflecting your academic potential and personal qualifications, as well as your ability, sensitivity, and motivation to work with older adults and professionals in the field of aging
B. ) A current resume, including education, employment, and volunteer activities
C. ) A personal statement of interest in aging and your career goals in aging.
The application deadline for Fall admission is April 15 of each year. The application deadline for Spring admission is October 1 of each year.
Mail to: Gerontology Program Director
California State University, Long Beach
1250 Bellflower Blvd., Long Beach, CA 90840 - 0501