2016-2017 College Catalog 
    
    Jan 26, 2023  
2016-2017 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Alcohol and Drug Studies Certificate of Achievement


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The Alcohol and Drug Studies program integrates theory and practical experience in developing skills necessary to work with the alcohol and drug abuse population, as well as with families and employers of chemically dependent persons. This program option combines the Human Services behavioral core, skills training, and experiential learning in the field work settings.

The completion of the Core Courses is required for eligibility of enrollment in HS 110  and is required for the completion of the Certificate Programs. It is recommended that these courses be taken as early as possible.

A minimum grade of “C” in all courses is required to receive the certificate.

Program Student Learning Outcomes


Students who complete this program will be able to

  • Demonstrate multiple approaches in their work with the alcohol and drug abuse population.
  • Apply various communication and collaborative techniques to use with families and employers of chemically dependent individuals.
  • Use Human Services behavioral core, skills training and experiential learning in field work settings.

Total Core Units for the Certificate: 15


Total Units for the Certificate: 37


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