Following are data on academic programs in the state that provide a specialization in adult development and aging. Data include titles of courses and seminars offered number of faculty with a specialization in adult development and aging, psychology specializations integrated with the study of adult development and aging, administrative organization of the program, availability of assistantships and traineeships in the program, practicum and internship placement opportunities and web addresses and contact persons for the program.
University of Tennessee (Department of Educational Psychology)
Psychology Specializations Integrated with AD&A: Adult Education, Educational Psychology
Courses and Specialized Seminars Offered: Adult Development, Characteristics of Adult Learners, Advanced Seminar in Adult Development, Psychology and Aging
Number of Faculty in AD&A: 5 Full Time, 4 Part Time
Other Relevant Information and Comments: The University of Tennessee also offers an interdisciplinary minor in gerontology.
Ralph G. Brockett, PhD
Professor and Program Coordinator
Department Educational Psychology & Counseling
The University of Tennessee
A520 Claxton Complex
Knoxville, TN 37996-3452
Telephone: (865) 974-8145 or (865) 974-2227