CURRICULUM GUIDE

Addictions MCBAP Cert Prep
Certificate of Completion

Curriculum Code: 1015  (Effective Fall 2003 - Summer 2008)

Work in substance abuse requires individuals with specialized knowledge and
skills. The certificate of completion is designed for professionals with formal
education/training and who wish to pursue a career as an addiction counselor. 
This curriculum meets the educational ethics component for certification as a
Certified Addictions Counselor Level-I (CAC-I) of the Michigan Certification
Board for Addiction Professionals (MCBAP), 

Students should see Course Descriptions or Course Offerings for course
prerequisite information.  See the Assessment and Placement Testing section for
skills assessment and advising information.

Contact the Health and Human Service Careers Department, Gannon Vocational-
Technical Center, Room 1750, telephone number (517) 483-1410.

REQUIREMENTS                                                 TOTAL: 13 CREDITS
CODE        TITLE                                                 CREDIT HOURS
HUSE 112    Understanding/Substance Abuse                                    3
HUSE 240    Substance Abuse: Spec Pop/Adol                                   3
HUSE 242    Chemically Dependent Family                                      3
HUSE 245    Addiction: Preven/Treatment                                      4

            MINIMUM TOTAL                                                   13

1.    Students should meet with a program advisor prior to beginning this
2.    All required HUSE courses must be completed with a 2.5 minimum grade or

Students should see course descriptions to find out when departments plan to
offer courses.  Students who for any reason are unable to follow the course
sequence suggested below (for example, those who are part-time, have transferred
in courses from another school, or have prerequisites to fulfill) should contact
an academic advisor or counselor for help with adjustments.

I                 II
HUSE 112          HUSE 240
HUSE 245          HUSE 242