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Addiction Studies

University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff

24 months
Duration
490 USD/credit 8820 USD/year
490 USD/credit 8820 USD/year
216 USD/credit 3888 USD/year
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About

Welcome to the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Master of Science Degree in Addiction Studies program, the only graduate program in addiction studies in Arkansas. 

Overview

The Master of Science Degree in Addiction Studies of University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff is a professional degree that prepares students for leadership roles in prevention, treatment and research of addictions. What type of addictions?

Key facts:

The focus of the Addiction Studies Program is alcohol, tobacco, other drugs, and gambling. With a Master of Science Degree in Addiction Studies, you will be prepared for a successful career in the substance use profession. 

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Diagnostics and Statistical Evaluation in Addiction Studies
  • Alcohol and Alcoholism
  • Clinical Models of Addiction
  • Case Management and Prevention Ethics
  • Substance Abuse Prevention
  • Family Counseling
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Planning, Managing, and Evaluating Substance Abuse Programs
  • Counseling Special Populations

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.5
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit, from each college or university attended, official transcripts, mailed directly from the Registrar’s Office. Personal copies are unacceptable.
  • Submit Quantitative, Verbal, and Analytical scores from the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) taken within the past five (5) academic years.
  • Submit a 500 – 700 word essay which explains why the applicant is interested in pursuing the Master of Science Degree in Addiction Studies and how the degree will impact his or her life.
  • Submit three (3) letters of recommendation (one from a former professor, if possible) 
  • Complete an interview with the Program Director and/or the Graduate Admissions Committee.
  • Complete on-site at the university a three (3) paragraph writing sample which addresses a current addiction-related or other health-related issue.
  • current resume or curriculum vitae.
  • completed Master of Science Degree in Addiction Studies application.
  • Submit a copy of his or her immunization record.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    8820 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 490 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    8820 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 490 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    3888 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 216 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Pine Bluff

787 - 1142 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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