Geriatric Care Management Admissions

Admission Requirements

  • Must have a baccalaureate degree, preferably in a health-related or social service discipline, e.g. Nursing, Social Work, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Gerontology, Sociology, Health Education, etc.
  • Must have a GPA of 3.0 or above

How to Apply

STEP #1 Complete the UF Application.

  1. Please scroll down to certificate and click on, “I am NOT a currently enrolled UF student”
  2. You will need to select Geriatric Care Management Program
STEP #2 You may upload your unofficial transcripts, but you will have to send in your official sealed transcripts to the Office of Admissions.
  1. By e-mail: The University of Florida is able to accept official transcripts if the school uses one of the following systems to send the transcripts through email: Parchment or Faster. If so, you can have them email it to the following:
  2. By mail: Transcripts can be mailed to the Office of Admissions at UF:
The University of Florida
Office of Admissions
PO Box 114000
Gainesville, FL 32611
STEP #3 Submit a short (one page) essay describing why you want to be in the program and how this training will advance your professional development career aspirations AND a copy of your current resume (including two years of work experience in a health related field)
  1. Email or mail the Documents (essay & resume) Directly to:
Mark W. Hart, EdD, MALS
Director of Online Programs
Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Epidemiology
College of Public Health & Health Professions
Phone: (352) 273-8545
  1. Upon receipt of all of the documents described above you will receive confirmation that your application has been received and is being reviewed.