The Five Course Certificate is for the student pursing a concurrent degree in any area. It is also appropriate for the student who has completed a degree and wishes a concentration in this area.
The certificate in Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counseling provides a practice-oriented knowledge base in both concepts and applications.
The major objectives of the certificate program are:
- Preparation of students for employment in substance abuse treatment settings;
- Increase students’ awareness and understanding of alcohol and other drug abuse in society;
- Provide current information on alcohol and other drug abuse treatment and practice; and
- Provide current information, knowledge and skills in working with substance abusers and their families.