Addiction Counseling has one of the Best Job Outlooks in Healthcare
Qualify for licensure with USD’s Accredited Master of Arts in Addiction Studies.
The University of South Dakota has been a national leader in addiction counseling and prevention education for 40 years. Our graduates consistently exceed the national average on board certification exams. USD’s online courses encourage interaction between students and faculty while allowing working professionals to continue working to advance their careers while they pursue an advanced degree.
Coursework within the Master of Arts in Addiction Studies program includes Alcohol & Drug Abuse, Working with Families Dealing with Addiction, Prevention, Treatment, and Education. Graduates of the program are eligible for the highest level of addiction credentialing in most states, although we urge you to check your state’s requirements.
With addiction rates on the rise across the country, you have the opportunity to change someone’s life as an addiction treatment or prevention professional.