Master of Science in Social Work / Alcohol & Drug Counseling
University of Louisville

Program Details

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

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council on Social Work Education (CSWE)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Louisville is accredited by:

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

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.75 or above (4.0 scale)

Applicaton Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV