Certificate in Addiction Counseling
City Vision University

Program Details

This certificate program in Addiction Counseling from City Vision University can be completed in one year with a full-time courseload. Classes are offered to specifically prepare for certification as a Certified Addiction Counselor and Peer Support Specialist. This online substance abuse counseling certificate prepares graduates to support people in need in both Christian and secular environments, such as treatment centers, rescue missions, the Salvation Army, addiction counseling, and urban ministries. 

Core classes discuss topics such as:

  • Drugs of abuse
  • Counseling foundations
  • Spirituality and addiction
  • Counseling in urban and multicultural environments
  • Addiction recovery coaching

% 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