Allen County Community College offers an Associate in Applied Science Degree with an emphasis in Addiction and Prevention Studies online. Students in this program will complete coursework in preparation for entry-level positions in the field of addiction counseling and will be well prepared to transfer to a university to earn their bachelor's degree in substance abuse counseling or a related field. Allan Community College has a reputation for offering comprehensive and challenging coursework to support students in being successful in their future academic and career pursuits. Graduates will be prepared to continue their education and pursue careers in professional roles as licensed clinical social workers and marriage and family therapists with the educational foundation to support individuals, couples, and families impacted by the disease of addiction.
Courses include: Substance Abuse Awareness in Addiction and Prevention; Introduction to Group Counseling; Multicultural Aspects of Counseling; Introduction to Social Work; Introduction to Counseling; Ethics/Confidentiality in Addiction and Prevention; General Psychology; Cultural Anthropology; Family and Addictions; Medical High Risk Issues in Addiction and Prevention; and Dual Diagnosis.
- Cost: $85 / Credit Hour
- Credits Required: 60 – 65