Addictions Study, Certificate of Specialization
Florissant Valley, Forest Park and Meramec
This program provides academic preparation for persons working or preparing to work in the field of addiction including alcohol and drug abuse treatment. It will look at commonalities of the various addiction and treatment modalities.
Cost of Attendance. For more information on cost of attendance visit MoSCORES.
Program Career and Salary Information. Pursuant to Missouri HB 1606 (2018), information regarding the number of credit hours, program length, employment rate, wage data, and graduates employed in careers related to their program of study at St. Louis Community College can be found at the following URL: https://scorecard.mo.gov/scorecard/. Search using School / Program “St. Louis Community College” and choose the degree or credential type of interest.
The following limitations to the data apply: Information provided is based on the most recent cohorts available. Typically, most recent cohorts for wage and completion data are six years prior to the current academic year. Time to complete a program of study varies depending on the number of credit hours students earn per semester.
Interested in this program? Start the enrollment process by visiting the Apply to STLCC page.
|HMS 100||Introduction to Human Services||3|
|HMS 101||Human Services: Theories and Skills||3|
|HMS 205||Crisis Intervention||3|
|HMS 111||Group Practice in Human Services||3|
|HMS 201||Workplace Learning I: Human Services||3|
|HMS 203||Human Services Workplace Learning Seminar I||3|
|SOC 126||Pharmacology of Addictive Drugs||3|
|SOC 211||Substance Use, Abuse and Dependence||3|
|Select one of the following:||3|
|General Psychology (MOTR PSYC 100)|
|Human Growth and Development (MOTR PSYC 200)|
|Family and Society|
|Total Credit Hours||27|
|SOC 211||Alcoholism and Drug Abuse||3||Reading Proficiency.|
|HMS 100||Introduction to Human Services||3||Reading Proficiency.|
|PSY 200|| General Psychology (MOTR PSYC 100)|
or Human Growth and Development (MOTR PSYC 200)
or Abnormal Psychology
or Family and Society
|HMS 101||Human Services: Theories and Skills||3||Reading Proficiency.|
|HMS 201||Workplace Learning I: Human Services||3||HMS 100 and HMS 101 with grades of "C" or better and Reading Proficiency.||Practicum sites should be identified prior to the end of the previous semester.|
|HMS 203||Human Services Workplace Learning Seminar I||3||HMS 100 and HMS 101 with grades of "C" or better and Reading Proficiency.|
|HMS 111||Group Practice in Human Services||3||Reading Proficiency.||Apply for graduation|
|HMS 205||Crisis Intervention||3||Reading Proficiency.|
|SOC 126||Study of Psychodynamic Substances||3||Reading Proficiency.|
|Total Credit Hours||27|
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**Students completing a course that has been assigned a MOTR number may transfer that course to any public institution in Missouri. Those who complete CORE 42 requirements will have that verification on their transcript.
*** It is your responsibility to verify that the courses listed above will transfer to the four-year institution of your choice. Maximize your transfer credits/classes by meeting with an academic advisor.