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2020-2021 College Catalog 
2020-2021 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Social Services Substance Use Disorder Specialty, AAS

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Learn principles and skills in social work with an emphasis on drug and alcohol treatment and prevention.

What can I do with this degree?

Career Options: Entry-level employment in positions providing substance use disorder services and related community outreach.
Academic Options: Students intending to transfer to a four-year university should pursue the Social Services AA degree. 

Department/Contact Information: 

Dean: 520-206-7666
Lead Faculty: 520-206-6958 

Program/Major Codes: AASSUBSTABUS/SSS

General Education Requirements

A grade of C or better is required for graduation. Course lists for each General Education category listed below can be found in the General Education Requirements for AAS Degrees .

Communication Requirement: †

  • WRT 101  fulfills this requirement

Arts and Humanities Requirement: 3 Credits

Social and Behavioral Science Requirement: 3 Credits

Mathematics and Science Requirement: 3-4 Credits

Other Requirement: 3 Credits

Special Requirement

  • The C or G requirement should be fulfilled by completing an appropriate course in the above categories.

Subtotal: 12-13 Credits ¥

Subtotal: 40 Credits

Electives: 2-5 Credits

  • Please see an advisor to select appropriate course work.

Subtotal: 8-11 Credits

Total Credits as Displayed: 60-64 Credits

¥ General Education requires 19-21 credits. This subtotal shows the Gen Ed credits not fulfilled by core or support courses.

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