NEXT START DATES

ONLINE
Start Date: 11/06/2018
Admission Deadline: 10/22/2018
GRADUATE ONLINE
Start Date: 11/27/18
Admission Deadline: 11/9/18

Program Overview

Curriculum / Courses

  • + PSY 361 -Psychology & Culture of Aging
  • A review of the biological, sociological, and psychological aspects of age-related changes in respect to perception, memory, cognition, and personality. Major developmental theories and research will be studied. Study of aging from the perspective of prominent sociological theories in Western society with an emphasis on culture.
  • + PSY 467 -Memory Loss and Aging
  • This course contrasts normal age-related changes in the brain with the effects of diseases that cause cognitive impairment.  Prevalence, incidence, symptoms, causes, treatment, and caregiving issues are discussed, with emphasis on the history and personal, social, cultural, political, and economic impacts of Alzheimer’s disease are explored.
  • + SOC 365 -Long-Term Care System
  • This course explores the components of long-term care administration. Students will examine the similarities and differences among the many long-term care service providers, how long-term care segments work together, forming an overall system, issues that individually or collectively affect them, and the skills that administrators will need to succeed in that system.
  • + PSY 363 -End-of-Life Matters
  • Broad overview of death and dying topics including choices an aging population needs to make; ethics and Christian perspective of those choices; and the experience of grief and mourning.
  • TOTAL CREDITS: 12

THE MORE YOU KNOW

OUR MISSION

Graduating Godly Individuals Prepared to Serve Christ in Church and Society.

OUR CORE VALUES

Bible Centered

Grace Theology

Ministry Focused

Transformational Relationships

OUR VISION

To be a vibrant University exalting Jesus Christ, preparing culturally intelligent students for diverse careers in the global marketplace.

STATEMENT OF FAITH

 A statement of the doctrinal position to which the Board, Administration, and Faculty of Grace Bible College are committed.

I am really enjoying my time at Grace Bible College. I get my A.A. degree in June 2015. I have really been encouraged and challenged.

~James Everett, AA 2015

- Encouraged and Challenged