About The Program

This program prepares students for employment as substance abuse rehabilitation counselors. The curriculum fulfills the educational requirements for Virginia state certification, including didactic and experiential learning with a supervised internship.

Individuals seeking skills and knowledge in this career field but not seeking state certification may also enroll.

Cooperative Education: Students in this curriculum will participate in at least 3 semester hours of Cooperative Education unless they already have equivalent experience.

Program Degrees and Certificates