The required curriculum for the certificate in alcohol and drug counseling comprises a 26 semester credit sequence of courses. LADC license requires completion of the 18 credits required for the certificate in addiction studies, the 880 hour practicum sequence, a bachelor’s degree, and a passing score on the BBHT exam. Students with bachelor’s degrees have the option of taking some of the courses and the practicum for graduate credit.

HUSE435EFamilies in Cross-Cultural Perspective3
HUSE445Counseling Microskills3
HUSE450Introduction to Addictions Counseling3
HUSE455Pharmacology of Addictions3
HUSE460Assessment and Treatment of Co-Occurring Disorders3
HUSE481Internship in Addictions Counseling I4
HUSE485HProfessional Practice Issues and Ethics3
HUSE491Internship in Addictions Counseling II4
Total Credits26