Academic Catalog

Advanced and Continuous Studies in Human Services/Addictions Counseling, Associate in Science

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3+1 PROGRAM IN human services and addictions counseling 

southern new hampshire university (snhu) - online

Students in this human services/addiction counseling track of the “3+1” program graduate with an associate degree from OCC in Social Work and then matriculate into the Advanced and Continuous Studies degree program - Human Services/Addictions Counseling Track (AS.ACS.SOWK), allowing for financial aid to continue and for the full 90 credits to transfer to the aligned four-year university.  The 300-level courses included in this track have been developed by OCC in conjunction with our four-year partner, Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU).  Upon successful completion, no course shall be repeated at SNHU.

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterCredit Hours
SOWK 300 Human Services Organization Systems 3
ALDC 105 Addiction Counseling Skills 3
ALDC 106 Assessing Addictive Disorders 3
ALDC 107 Addiction Counseling Methodology 3
History Gen. Ed. Requirement 3
 Credit Hours15
Second Semester
SOWK 301 Public Policy and Advocacy 3
SOCI 231 Social Problems 3
ALDC 108 Addiction Counseling Client Education 3
ALDC 200 Introduction to Peer Addiction Recovery 4
APPR 151 Degree Apprenticeship 3
 Credit Hours16
 Total Credit Hours31