2 years
Study mode
Tuition fee (entire course)
Local students
USD 19,050
Foreign students
USD 19,050
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

The Chemical Dependency Studies program provides courses to meet the educational requirements of the State WAC 246-811-030 for licensure of Chemical Dependency Professional (CDP). The curriculum includes the understanding of the following topics specific to alcohol and drug addiction treatment of individuals: Pharmacological actions of alcohol and other drugs; treatment methods; record keeping and case management; cultural diversity; health issues; community resources; individual and group counseling; relapse prevention; working with specific groups, such as youth and families; and professional and ethical responsibilities.

Entry Requirements

  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL): Score for admission to college-level academic program: 61 internet-based, 173 computer-based, 500 paper-based.