Certificate in Addiction Studies
Florida National University

Program Details

The Certificate in Addiction Studies is an online substance abuse counseling degree from Florida National University.  This certificate can be used to further knowledge in the areas of substance abuse counseling and addiction while also helping to advance the students’ careers.  You will gain a solid base of knowledge in the addiction domain of psychology through this program.  The curriculum also teaches students to integrate and apply knowledge in order to help assess and treat those with substance abuse issues and to help with the prevention of substance abuse. 
Courses in this program may include:
  • Substance Abuse Prevention
  • Assessment and Treatment Planning in Addiction
  • Addiction Counseling
  • Dual Diagnosis and Substance Abuse
  • Relapse Prevention
  • Substance Abuse and the Family


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Official transcripts
  • ACT, SAT or Placement test
  • Proof of English language proficiency, international students

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges