Bachelor of Science in Substance Abuse Counseling
Union College

Program Details

The Bachelor of Science in Substance Abuse Counseling degree online from Union College prepares students for successful careers as substance abuse counselors.  This flexible, convenient program is available completely online with professional advisors and faculty.  The curriculum features a liberal arts foundation along with courses in substance abuse.  Additional courses are electives in other areas of psychology.  You will learn about the primary functions of substance abuse counselors, including screening, assessment, treatment planning, case management, crisis intervention, client education, and consultation with other professionals. 

Students also complete courses that cover such topics as:

  • Chemical Dependency
  • Ethical Issues
  • Psychology of Addiction
  • Recovery and Relapse
  • Cross Cultural Psychology

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Union College is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score