The Sober College School of Addiction Studies substance abuse counselor education program will earn you the 315 required education hours that you need to begin a career as a Certified Drug and Alcohol Counselor. As a Certified Drug and Alcohol Counselor you will have the opportunity to work in a number of different fields including:
- Residential treatment
- Outpatient treatment
- Outreach, screening and referral community programs
- Dual diagnosis programs
- Adolescent programs
- Women with children
- Domestic violence victims or offenders
- Criminal justice programs
- Veteran’s programs
- Employee assistance programs
- Prevention programs
- Court Diversion Programs
Graduates of our program become effective, successful counselors and find jobs in a field with many employment opportunities.
For more information about taking classes with SCSAS either in Los Angeles, San Diego or online please give us a call at (866) 615-3276.
Become a Certified Counselor with our IC&RC Approved Curriculum
The Sober College School of Addiction Studies (SCSAS) counselor training is an Approved Education Provider in several states and a member of IC&RC allowing our courses to be approved in most states in the US.
Becoming a Certified Conselor in your state places you in one of the fastest growing job markets. With the flexibility of this certification and the value it has in a number of career fields, you will be well on your way to an exciting new career.
|Occupation||# of Jobs, 2014||Job Outlook||Growth Change||Total by 2024|
|Substance Abuse & Behavioral Disorder Counselors||94,900||22% (much faster than average)||21,200||116,100|
|Health Educators and Community Health Workers||115,700||13% (faster than average)||15,600||131,300|
|Mental Health Counselors & Marriage & Family Therapists||168,200||19% (much faster than average)||31,400||199,600|
|Probation Officer & Correctional Treatment Specialists||91,700||4% (slower than average)||3,300||95,000|
|Rehabilitation Counselors||120,100||9% (faster than average)||10,800||130,900|
|School & Career Counselors||273,400||8% (as fast as average)||22,500||295,900|
|Social & Human Service Assistants||386,600||11% (much faster than average)||44,200||430,800|
|Social Workers||649,300||12% (faster than average)||74,800||724,100|
|Licensed Practical & Licensed Vocational Nurses||719,900||16% (much faster than average)||117,300||837,200|
|Registered Nurses||2,751,000||16% (faster than average)||439,300||3,190,300|
|Military Health Care Occupations - Various||241,137|