Master On Campus

Psychology, Addiction Counseling

Colorado State University

24 months
30858 USD/year
30858 USD/year
15130 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Psychology, Addiction Counseling at Colorado State University is designed to provides students with an undergraduate degree in psychology while completing the required courses for becoming certified addictions counselors (Level 1) in the state of Colorado. 


Psychology, Addiction Counseling students at Colorado State University are required to complete internship hours at an approved facility.  

Educational Opportunity

  • Students who are interested in the clinical/counseling field of psychology, but do not wish to seek an advanced degree in psychology, may find this an attractive concentration.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Addiction Counseling
  • Ethics and Professional Psychology Practice
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Neuropharmacology of Addiction
  • Advanced Addiction Counseling
  • Psychopathology
  • Business and Practice of Addiction Counseling
  • Clinical Supervision of Addiction Counseling

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


42 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants to Plan C master’s programs should consult department requirements for submission of standardized test scores.
  • An official transcript of all collegiate work completed along with a certified translation into English.
  • Scores on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), International English Language Testing System (IELTS), or Pearson Test of English (PTE) Academic.  
  • Certified proof of financial support – Graduate Student Certification for Issuance of Immigration Document (GS3F form) and supporting financial documents.
  • Passport copy

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    30858 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 30858 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    30858 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30858 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    15130 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15130 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Fort Collins

1210 - 1800 USD /month
Living costs

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


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