Degree Programs in Michigan

The following is a list of colleges and universities in the state of Michigan known to offer specializations in Alcohol/Drug Addiction or Prevention Studies. These programs offer a certificate, minor or degree in the Alcohol/Drug Addiction or Prevention and offer a minimum of 12 academic credit-hours at various educational levels depending on the college. Most of the listed programs curriculum includes the transdisciplinary foundations outlined in SAMSHA’s Tap 21. Many are designed to assist students in meeting the educational requirements for one or more MCBAP certifications. Please contact the colleges for additional information.

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Most education providers doing in-person training, have switched to interactive online. Please contact the provider of the training you are interested in for details! 

Specific Education: The majority of course content must focus on alcohol, tobacco, and/or other drug use issues. Key words in course titles are: substance abuse, substance use disorder, drug addiction, chemical dependency, alcohol, tobacco, drug use, or co-occurring disorders.

Related Education: General courses in clinical theory and therapeutic methods, or courses that only touch briefly on substance use disorder will count as related.

Approved Providers have been pre-approved to offer training. These are great resources to find multiple approved courses all with the same provider!

The On-site Training Calendar is a list of on site (in person) courses approved by MCBAP.

Distance Learning Courses are not done online, instead coursework is mailed directly to you.


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