Certificate of Completion in Addictions Counseling

This program of study is the mandatory core of alcohol and drug counseling courses designed to prepare the student for becoming credentialed in New Jersey as a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor.

These specialized courses are approved by the State of New Jersey Board of Marriage and Family Therapy Examiner's Alcohol and Drug Counseling Committee and by the Addictions Professional Certification Board of New Jersey for the required 270 education hours.

Required Courses:

* ALDC 105 and ALDC 106 must both be taken to substitute for the 6 credit

   ALDC 103 Addictions Counseling III

** ALDC 107 and ALDC 108 must both be taken to substitute for the 6 credit

    ALDC 104 Addictions Counseling IV

1 of the following 2 Psych or Sociology courses is required:


For more information:

Contact: Jeffrey Lang
Phone: 732.255.0400, Ext. 2076
Email: jlang@ocean.edu

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