Addiction Studies

Substance Abuse Studies Certificate

This certificate program allows students to complete a series of coordinated courses in a shorter period of time than an associate degree. Students in associate degree programs may benefit from adding a certificate to their areas of expertise. A minimum of a 2.00 grade-point average must be obtained for all required courses in order to receive a certificate.

Preparatory Classes

  • FYEX 0070* – College and Career Success
  • ENGL 0040* – Integrated Reading and Writing
  • MATH 0072; 0073; 0084; STAT 0086* – Developmental Math courses

Certificate Classes

  • HMSV 1030 – Human Service Assessments
  • HMSV 1150 – Introduction to Chemical Dependency
  • HMSV 1090 – Group Work in Human Services
  • HMSV 2150 – Substance Abuse and Treatment
  • HMSV 2160 – Substance Abuse Counseling: Core Functions
  • HMSV 1170** – Directed Practice/ Seminar I