Addictions Counseling

Certificate

Jamestown Community College

  • Delivery Mode
    75% Online
  • Total Credits
    35
  • Degree Level
    Certificate
  • Contact Us
    800-342-3811

Earn your certificate degree online

You will earn the same diploma as our on-campus students

This certificate program is designed for students who are pursuing or already hold a college degree in human services, social work, or a related field and are seeking credentials in the field of alcohol, substance abuse, and other addiction treatment.


Graduates of the program will fulfill New York State’s educational requirements for a CASAC-TR license. Students in the program will learn about the nature and history of addiction and chemical dependency and learn skills needed for intake assessment, treatment planning, case management, individual and group counseling. Students participate in a fieldwork experience which provides 135 hours of practical, supervised field experience in an addictions agency.

What's a certificate?
Certificates are usually one year in length and lead directly to employment. They consist of a focused series of courses and are typically found at Community Colleges.

How do I enroll?

Follow these steps to start your application

  1. Go to the online application
  2. Create an account
  3. Complete the forms or save for later
  4. Pay the application fee (if applicable)
  5. Submit any supplemental materials, if required
  6. Send in your academic records
  7. APPLY NOW

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