MSc in Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counseling

Coppin State University
United States
Qualification
Master's Degree
Study mode
Full-time
Duration
2 years
Intakes
January August
Tuition fee (local)
Information not available
Tuition fee (foreign)
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Entry Requirements

  • A bachelor's degree from an accredited institution is prerequisite for admission to graduate study.
  • Three (3) current letters of reference from the current employer, instructors, or other persons who can attest to their character, integrity, and academic potential.
  • International applicants from countries whose native language is not English are required to earn a score of at least 500 on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) and at least 173 on the computerized Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).

Curriculum

Degree-seeking students are required to complete thirty-nine (39) credit hours of graduate work. Twenty-seven (27) credit hours are Core courses and twelve (12) credit hours are electives. Upon advancing into Candidacy students electing Option I must successfully complete a Comprehensive Examination and Research Paper; students electing Option II must successively complete courses Thesis I and Thesis II and write a Master’s Thesis.

Core Subjects:

  • Seminar in Physiological and Psycho-Social
  • Aspects of Alcoholism and Other Addictions 
  • Addiction Prevention Techniques for the Individual, the Family, the School, and the Community 
  • Advanced Individual and Group Counseling, Diagnosis and Assessment of the Addicted Client 
  • Advanced Group Counseling, Diagnosis and Assessment of the Addicted Client 
  • Management of Addiction Treatment Programs and Personnel

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