Associate of Applied Science in Chemical Dependency
Central Texas College

Program Details

The Associate of Applied Science in Chemical Dependency from Central Texas College is an online substance abuse counseling degree.  This program provides a firm foundation in chemical dependency, covering everything from general psychology and communication skills to interventions and counseling theories.  Courses offered include:

  • Substance-Related and Addictive Disorders
  • Pharmacology of Addiction
  • Assessment Skills of Alcohol and Other Drug Addictions
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Counseling Alcohol and Other Drug Addictions

This online substance abuse counseling degree is flexible, allowing students to complete the coursework on their own schedules while still fulfilling the other obligations in their lives.  CTC is committed to ensuring the success of distance education students.  Therefore, courses are designed to promote interaction between you, your instructor, and your peers and the tuition includes tools to maximize your learning, such as the availability of tutoring.

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100% Online

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

Placement Test, Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score