Chemical Dependency Counseling

Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.)

Sample Schedule

The schedule below shows how the requirements for this degree may be met in four semesters. For some students, fulfilling degree requirements may take more than four semesters to complete. When planning your schedule, you should consult with your advisor.

First Semester (15 Credit Hours)

  • CDC 102 Concepts of Chemical Dependency I (3)
  • CDC 104 CDC First Year Experience (2)
  • COM 100 Human Communication (3)
  • ENG 101 Composition I (3)
  • PSY 100 Introduction to Psychology (3)
  • Health/Physical Education (HPE) Elective (1)

Second Semester (18 Credit Hours)

  • CDC 103 Concepts of Chemical Dependency II (3)
  • CDC 115 Issues in Ethics for Chemical Dependency Counselors (3)
  • ENG 103 Composition II (3)
  • HUS 150 Interviewing and Counseling (3)
  • SOC 100 Introduction to Sociology (3)
  • SUNY General Education approved course in Mathematics or Natural Science* (3)

Third Semester (16 Credit Hours)

  • CDC 200 Addiction Counseling (3)
  • CDC 210 Field Experience Practicum I (4)
  • PSY 220 Abnormal Psychology (3)
  • SUNY General Education approved course in World (Foreign) Language (3)
  • SUNY General Education approved course in Mathematics or Natural Science* (3)

Fourth Semester (15 Credit Hours)

  • CDC 211 Field Experience Practicum II (4)
  • Computing Science Elective (3)
  • History (HIS) or Political Science (POL) Elective (3)
  • SUNY General Education approved course in Mathematics or Natural Science* (4)
  • Health/Physical Education (HPE) Elective (1)

* Students are required to take at least one course from each category, Mathematics and Natural Sciences.