Alcohol and Drug Counselor Post Baccalaureate
Major Code: 655B

Certificate of Achievement

This certificate prepares individuals for employment as alcohol and other drug abuse (AODA) counselors in a variety of agencies and facilities that serve persons who are substance abusers. Students with prior and/or additional education can become AODA counselors as a result of completing this program. The program is accredited by the Illinois Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Professional Certification Association (IAODAPCA).

Course Requirements16

  • HSV120 Introduction to Substance Abuse3
  • HSV210 Psychopharmacology and the Addictive Process3
  • HSV220 Addictions Counseling I3
  • HSV225 Addictions Counseling II3
  • HSV235 Human Services Seminar and Field Experience4

Program Total16