There are a number of Universities throughout the United States that offer degrees in addiction studies. These programs will include courses such as Study of Alcohol Use & Abuse, Working with Families on Alcohol and Drug Issues, and Ethical & Legal Issues in the Substance Abuse Profession. A number of these degrees are available on campus as well as online.
If you are interested in becoming a substance abuse counselor or getting involved in this field, I would highly encourage you to have a look at some of the programs below.
Southern New Hampshire University
Bachelor’s Degree in Addiction Studies (online)
Master’s Degree in Addicton Studies (online)
Indiana Wesleyan University
Master’s Degree in Addiction Counseling (online)
University of South Dakota
Bachelor’s Degree in Addiction Studies
Master’s Degree in Addiction Studies (online and on campus)