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Certificate of Proficiency (CS)
Certificate of Specialization in Addictions Study is a 27-credit-hour program that provides academic preparation for persons working or preparing to work in the field of alcohol and drug abuse treatment. It will look at commonalities of the various addiction and treatment modalities.
Addictions Study is an option of Human Services. More information is available at Human Services.
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Addictions Study (CS) 27 Credits
|Program total||27 credits|
|HMS:100||Introduction to Human Services||3|
|HMS:101||Human Services: Theories and Skills||3|
|HMS:111||Group Practice in Human Services||3|
|HMS:201||Workplace Learning: Human Services I||3|
|HMS:203||Human Services Practicum Seminar I||3|
|SOC:126||Study of Psychodynamic Substances||3|
|SOC:211||Alcoholism and Drug Abuse||3|
|Select one course from the following:|
|PSY:205||Human Growth and Development||3|
|SOC:204||Family and Society||3|
The Addictions Study program is offered at our Florissant Valley, Forest Park and Meramec campuses, as well as online. Students may take general education classes toward this degree at any of our four campuses, our five education centers, and online.