Degree Types: Bachelor of Science (default) or Bachelor of Arts (alternative)
Upon completion of the Addiction Counseling Program, students will be able to demonstrate competence in the domains listed below (adopted from the clinical training requirements by the North Dakota Board of Addiction Counseling Examiners Licensure Administrative Code).
Screening and American Society of Addiction Medication Assessment (ASAM)
Client, Family, and Community Education
Referral, Discharge, and Continuing Care
Professional Ethics and Responsibilities
This program is only available online. Students must be admitted for fully online studies in order to declare this major.
Students pursuing this major will have room for free electives in their program of study. Below are some suggestions for courses that would fit well with the Addiction Counseling major. These courses are suggestions only; not requirements for the major.