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Substance Use Disorders


Understand drug and alcohol abuse and treatment methods.

Program/Major Codes: CRTSUBSTABUS/SSA

Title IV Financial Aid eligible: Yes

What can I do with this degree?

Career Options: Seek employment or promotion in agencies that provide substance abuse intervention for Substance Use Disorders.

Academic Options: Pursue other Social Services certificates or a Social Services degree.

Gainful Employment Disclosure 

Program Requirements 2019-2020

Required Core Courses

A grade of C or better is required for graduation.

Course # Course Title Credits
SSE 110 Introduction to Social Welfare 3
SSE 121 Study of Substance Use Disorders 3
SSE 123 Prevention of Substance Use Disorders 3
SSE 220 Treatment of the Substance Use Disorders 3
SSE 222 Political, Legal and Ethical Aspects of Substance Use 3
SSE 285 Foundations of Social Work Practice 3
Total 18