Addiction Counseling & Community Health

Addiction counselors are professional counselors that provide individual counseling, group counseling, and educational services to individuals and families experiencing the effects of alcohol and drug abuse addictions.

Community Health Workers provide services in public health, private health care, community-based social service agencies, and health care insurance companies. Community Health Workers also provide unique services to increase wellness and successful outreach to populations in need.

Degree Plans

How to Apply

This program is open enrollment, meaning you do not have to fill out the selective admissions application. 

Therapy session

For students in this program who may have a criminal background, please be advised that the background could keep you from being licensed by the State of Texas. If you have a question about your background and licensure, please speak with your faculty member or the department chair. You also have the right to request a criminal history evaluation letter from the applicable licensing agency.