With cutting-edge research and proven practical course content, UC Online’s Bachelor’s Degree in Substance Abuse Counseling is designed to help you learn how to become a qualified clinician.
Upon completion of your bachelor’s in substance abuse counseling, you will have met academic requirements for licensure under the Ohio Chemical Dependency Professionals Board’s guidelines for Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor II and III (LCDC II and LCDC III). If you reside outside of Ohio, please contact your state board for licensing requirements.
Graduates have gone on to hold such titles as Substance Abuse Counselor, Alcohol and Drug Counselor, Director of Substance Abuse Programming, Addiction Specialist, Corrections Officer, Social Worker and more.
Students who were not admissible directly from high school must have:
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Programs can be completed full-time or part-time. Many programs are set up to be part-time, with most containing fewer than 10 credit hours in any given semester. We know you have a lot going on, so want to make sure that school can fit into your schedule. Note: There are some exceptions.
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The University of Cincinnati is one of the first institutions to offer online courses. Innovation in education is at the forefront of what we do. We have expanded the convenience and quality of our online learning to online degree programs. Today, we offer nearly 100 degrees from undergraduate to doctoral programs.
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