Bachelor of Arts in Psychology / Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counseling
Bay Path University

Program Details

Develop professional skills to help people overcome alcohol and drug addiction with this online Substance Abuse Counseling degree from Bay Path University. Students will explore and identify the causes of substance abuse disorders. This Substance Abuse Counseling degree online will teach students to assess, diagnose, and treat clients in individual and group settings

Additional aspects of the program include:

  • Becoming a Certified Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselor after completing the CADC Licensing Exam and other requirements
  • Using learned skills in a 300-hour internship in a supervised, clinical environment
  • Preparing for national certification by completing two graduate level courses

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Bay Path University is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Recommended GPA

2.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Interview, Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

  • This program is housed within the American Women's College and is specifically designed for female students.