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Human Services - Addictions Counseling

12 months
Duration
615 USD/credit 18450 USD/year
615 USD/credit 18450 USD/year
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About

Do you feel called to assist individuals navigating chemical and behavioral addictions? Move forward with confidence by pursuing an online Master of Arts (M.A.) in Human Services -  Addictions Counseling program at Regent University. 

Overview

The Master of Arts (M.A.) in Human Services -  Addictions Counseling program at Regent University will train you to apply faith-based interventions in ministry or professional recovery contexts to food, drug, sexual, and other addictions. 

Courses are taught with a combination of real-time interaction with professors, small-group projects, podcast lectures and asynchronous chat room discussion.

Upon completion of the M.A. in Human Services – Addictions Counseling degree, you will be able to:

  • Explore how to assess, diagnose and treat misuse, abuse and dependency.
  • Study components of an addictive cycle, spiritual considerations, treatment options and community support.
  • Gain foundational skills in addiction intervention techniques.
  • Acquire knowledge in human growth and development, group work, research and professional ethics.

Career Opportunities

  • Substance abuse counselor
  • Medical / health services manager
  • Pastoral counselor
  • Clinical case manager

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Human Services
  • Behavioral Science Foundations 
  • Professional Ethics in the Human Service Fields
  • Helping Skills & Techniques
  • Multicultural Awareness & Individual Diversity

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Hold a B.A. or B.S. from a regionally accredited college or university. Desirable degrees include those in counseling, psychology or related human behavioral fields. Other degree fields will also be considered.
  • Have a minimum of a 3.0 GPA for all undergraduate coursework.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18450 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 615 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    18450 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 615 USD per credit during 12 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Human Services - Addictions Counseling
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