Bachelor of Science in Addiction Studies
City Vision University

Program Details

Students completing the BS in Addiction Studies from City Vision University will understand the 12 core functions of being a Certified Addiction Counselor from a Christian viewpoint. This online substance abuse counseling degree shows students how to handle screening, intake, assessment, treatment planning, and aftercare in an effective and ethical manner. 

Graduates understand that other issues can affect addiction recovery, such as mental illness, family dynamics, and sexual and spiritual issues. After completion of the program, students will be prepared for counseling in both Christian and secular environments, including addiction counseling, treatment centers, rescue missions, the Salvation Army, and other urban ministries.

Students can choose from electives such as the following:

  • Technology, life balance, and behavioral addictions
  • Counseling alcoholics
  • Chaplaincy
  • Managing residential recovery programs
  • Sexual issues in addiction

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

City Vision University is accredited by:

Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score