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Graduate Certificate in Addiction Studies

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Addiction Studies focuses on science-based addiction education, preparing students to work as professionals in this field. 

USD cannot confirm whether this program meets requirements in the state in which the student resides, however this program does provide 15 of the 27 credit hours required for state alcohol/drug certification at level III.

Students who complete this certificate program will be prepared to meet the needs of alcohol/drug patients, as well as the increasing educational and professional expectations of employers. 


A bachelors degree is required.

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission