The online master’s in Social Work from the University of Louisville prepares students to promote social justice and be agents for positive change in their community. The program focuses on expanding understanding and application of methods and decision-making practices relevant to Social Work.
The Alcohol and Drug Counseling concentration is designed for those interested in working as a substance abuse counselor or case manager. Coursework fulfills some requirements to earn the Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC) certification.
Classes in this specialization include studies of:
- Motivation and change
- Special issues in drug and alcohol counseling
- Substance use and substance use disorder
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Program Accreditation & Licensing
Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA2.75 or above (4.0 scale)
Essay/Writing Sample, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV