Certificate in Human Services / Substance Abuse
Davidson County Community College

Program Details

The online Certificate in Human Services with an emphasis on Substance Abuse from Davidson County Community College is designed for students interested in helping others within this area.  The program prepares students for entry-level positions in institutions and agencies which provide social, community, and educational services.  You will learn to meet the professional standards in the areas of communication, motor skills, sensory and cognitive ability, and professional conduct.  These areas, and becoming competent in them, are an essential part of this program. 

The curriculum consists of these courses:

  • General Psychology
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Substance Abuse Overview
  • Addictive Behaviors
  • Addictive Process
  • Co-Dependency


  • High school or GED transcripts
  • College transcripts, if applicable

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges