The MSUM Graduate Certificate in Addition Counseling addresses the training needs for addiction counselors in Minnesota and North Dakota by meeting all educational requirements for licensure in both states. As substance abuse and addiction related behaviors escalate on both a local and national level, there is an increased need for qualified addiction counselors. The certificate program is open to anyone with a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree that is wishing to pursue licensure as an addiction counselor in Minnesota or North Dakota. The Addiction Counseling Graduate Certificate is offered entirely online with face-to-face options available for some/all classes.
Addiction counseling licensure requirements vary by state, as do the exams required. Exam information:
See the Addiction Counseling Graduate Certificate Requirements
Addiction Counseling Graduate Certificate Program Report