Associate of Science in Addictions Counseling
Southwestern Assemblies of God University

Program Details

Southwestern Assemblies of God University offers the Associate of Science in Addictions Counseling, a program that introduces the student to the treatment of addictions while preparing them to work in a variety of therapeutic settings. 

Upon completion of this program, students will:

  • Be able to identify and describe the pharmacology of addiction and its effect on all aspects of the individual
  • Demonstrate assessment and treatment skills as related to addictive behavior and recovery
  • Demonstrate proficiency in methods, techniques, and models of prevention
  • Demonstrate ethical competencies required for licensure as a chemical dependency counselor


Official high school transcript showing date of graduation from an accredited institution or equivalent. Minimum 2.0 GPA. Official transcripts from each college attended (if applicable).

School Accreditation Statement

Association for Biblical Higher Education, Commission on Accreditation,Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges