Addiction Studies (ADST) is a NAADAC approved education provider with the primary focus of preparing students for Washington state certification as Substance Use Disorder Professionals.
ADST also provides university-level education valuable for students in a variety of disciplines such as health education, criminal justice, social work, psychology and can also enhance effectiveness in personal and career endeavors. Employers are especially eager to hire students with a foundation in Addiction Studies coursework as part of their major expertise.
General Admission Requirements for Addiction Studies
Students should meet with the Director of Addiction Studies following the completion of ADST 300. Transfer students will need to meet with the director to evaluate previous coursework for inclusion in the ADST program.
Students may complete coursework in Addiction Studies that will meet the Washington state certification standards for the Substance Use Disorder Professional credential. Contact your Addiction Studies advisor for a course list.