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Substance Abuse Certificate (CPC)

Certificate of Program Completion

About This Degree

Program Number

1055

Estimated Program Length

1 year

Location

Vincennes Campus

Contact

revans@vinu.edu, jzellers@vinu.edu

812-888-5127

University Catalog

This certificate program is designed primarily for professionals and paraprofessionals who are interested in the area of substance abuse. The courses could, however, benefit a wide variety of helping professionals, including social workers, case managers, educators, school counselors and administrators, nurses, and ministers. This program will prepare students to recognize addictions and understand treatment and prevention options for substance abusers and their families. A certificate program provides students with a Certificate of Completion. Students planning to become licensed as a Substance Abuse Counselor should refer to their state’s credentialing requirements.

Career Outcomes

Gainful Employment Disclosure

Occupational Outlook