Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice / Substance Abuse
Southern New Hampshire University

Program Details

Become a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice and pursue a profession in the field of Substance Abuse through Southern New Hampshire University online.  This program does not directly lead to licensure, but instills within students the voice for justice and essential knowledge to join a fast-growing job market.  Studies will cover topics including but not limited to:

  • Foundations of Addiction
  • Screening and consultation
  • Treatment

The online flexibility of this program allows for 24/7 access to the classroom and its materials.  Students will develop skills in decision-making, communication, evaluation, and other assets directly applicable to the workplace.  Graduates with this degree are prepared for entry-level positions in the mental health field, including individual and family services, government, private hospitals, and more.  Explore current criminology theories, learn the core functions of a drug and alcohol counselor, and discover the legal and ethical issues associated with addiction through Southern New Hampshire University online.

Requirements

  • High school transcript 

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education