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AGHE offers three institutional membership categories and an individual membership.

Learn about AGHE member benefits.

Membership Type

Price

Eligibility

Educational Institution

Two-Year College

$448/year

 

For educational institutions with a demonstrated interest in initiating, developing, expanding, and improving education, research, and training programs in gerontology and geriatrics.

2 Academy Representatives

Educational Institution

Four-Year College

$672/year

 

For educational institutions with a demonstrated interest in initiating, developing, expanding, and improving education, research, and training programs in gerontology and geriatrics.

3 Academy Representatives

Educational Institution

Professional School

$672/year

 

For educational institutions with a demonstrated interest in initiating, developing, expanding, and improving education, research, and training programs in gerontology and geriatrics.

3 Academy Representatives

Educational Institution

University

$896/year

 

For educational institutions with a demonstrated interest in initiating, developing, expanding, and improving education, research, and training programs in gerontology and geriatrics.

4 Academy Representatives

Educational Affiliate

 

$224/year

 

 

For accredited academic institutions with gerontology/geriatric educators and/or course offerings in aging, but without a formal gerontology or geriatrics program. A formal program is defined as: (a) one offering a degree, certificate, concentration, specialization, emphasis, or minor in gerontology; or (b) one identified as a research and/or clinical training center in gerontology/geriatrics.

1 Academy Representative

Organizational Affiliate $448/year

For organizations with an interest in education, research, and training in gerontology, other than institutions of higher learning.

2 Academy Representatives

Individual

$224/year

For individuals not affiliated with an AGHE institutional membership who share the vision and mission of AGHE and wish to support the efforts of AGHE through membership.

AGHE Member Benefits

Build Your Knowledge

Collaborate

  • AGHE Connect is a professional online networking community designed to connect members and share ideas and resources across interest areas.
  • Build long-lasting connections at special AGHE events at the GSA Annual Scientific Meeting.

Improve Your Programs

  • The AGHE Standards and Guidelines document includes gerontology and geriatrics curriculum and program parameters for all levels of programs – associate, bachelors, masters and doctoral.
  • The AGHE Program of Merit (POM) recognition is available to academic gerontology and geriatrics programs that meet AGHE Standards and Guidelines and other measures of program quality.
  • Enhanced listing in the Online Directory of Educational Programs in Gerontology and Geriatrics that assists in promoting your institution’s visibility and enrollment.
  • Ensure your students are prepared for interactions with older adults by adding Ageism First Aid as an instructional component in your program.

Advance Your Career

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