M.A. in Addiction Studies (AS.MA)

Requirements (33 credits)
PC-505Mental Health Counseling3
PC-512Psychopathology & Psychopharmacology3
PC-523Introduction to Counseling Skills3
PC-525Theories of Counseling3
PC-530Crisis Intervention & Trauma3
PC-550Group Counseling3
PC-540Introduction to Alcohol and Drug Abuse3
PC-542Treatment of Alcohol and Drug Abuse3
PC-544Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counseling3
PC-546Substance Awareness in the Schools3
PC-595Professional Counseling Practicum3
Total Credits33
  1. Possession of a baccalaureate degree with a 3.0 overall GPA.
  2. Two completed Monmouth University Professional Counseling recommendation forms.
  3. Twelve credits in Psychology or closely related field (including courses in personality theory, statistics, abnormal psychology, and research methods).
  4. Narrative (four to five pages, double spaced) in response to the questions outlined on the Admission Application Essay Form.
  5. Participation in a group interview.