Chemical Dependency Counselor Certificate
Union College

Program Details

The online Chemical Dependency Counselor Certificate program from Union College is designed to train students in the skills necessary for assisting chemically dependent persons to alleviate that dependency. Courses cover topics in:

  • Chemical Dependency Treatment
  • Ethical Issues in Chemical Dependency Treatment
  • Psychology of Addiction
  • Recovery & Relapse
  • Biological Systems of Chemical Dependence
  • Cross Cultural Psychology


  • Official transcripts of all attempted credit from previously attended colleges and universities
  • Documentation of high school graduation or GED
  • This certificate can be earned as a stand-alone certificate program at the graduate level or can be taken alongside an undergraduate degree program at Union College

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges