NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- OnlineSchoolsCenter.com has recently released their list of the Top 15 Online Schools for Master's in Substance Abuse Counseling. This list will inform potential substance abuse counseling graduate students of the best available degree programs offered in a flexible, distance format.
You may view the list, along with a description of the benefits of each institution by clicking the link below:
An ever-present issue in many individuals' lives, substance abuse is a problem that demands the attention of well-informed, conscientious professionals who can safely guide addicts and others to sobriety. A master's degree in substance abuse counseling provides students with state-of-the-art research techniques and counseling skills that more closely connect them with their clients/patients. Alumni work in many different institutions, industries, facilities, private practices, and with many different individuals and groups. There is an enormous need for substance abuse counselors, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics; therefore, this is a prudent time in which to advance a bachelor's degree to a Master's in Substance Abuse Counseling.
These Top 15 Online Schools for Master's in Substance Abuse Counseling each have their own set of unique benefits. Some are nationally recognized for their achievements as educational institutions, others are consistently awarded for their online programs. All fifteen of these fine institutions provide students with highly esteemed faculty and advisory members who deliver outstanding education and mentoring throughout each student's academic career. Coursework reflects many disciplines relevant to the field to provide students with a well-rounded approach to the subject matter.
According to lead researcher and writer, Rowan Jones, "Students in these programs learn the delicate science of approaching the diagnosis, assessment, and treatment of substance abuse problems. Delicate because there are many factors at play including psychological and medical science, extensive research, counseling, compassion, ethics, business, and knowledge of the issues. Professionals in this career path provide a much needed service throughout the world, and these institutions provide the vital education needed for success."
Below we have listed the schools that have made the Top 15 Online Schools for Master's in Substance Abuse Counseling:
- Capella University - Minneapolis, MN
- University of North Texas - Denton, TX
- Grand Canyon University - Phoenix, AZ
- Aspen University - Denver, CO
- Liberty University - Lynchburg, VA
- Indiana Wesleyan University - Marion, IN
- Walden University - Minneapolis, MN
- Ottawa University - Ottawa, KS
- Mid-America Christian University - Oklahoma City, OK
- California Southern University - Irvine, CA
- Virginia Commonwealth University - Richmond, VA
- University of South Dakota - Vermillion, SD
- University of Oklahoma - Norman, OK
- Governors State University - University Park, IL
- Cambridge College - Cambridge, MA
These Top 15 Online Schools for Master's in Substance Abuse Counseling were chosen for several factors that put them ahead of other online graduate programs, due to the: nature of the coursework, degree of thoroughness and complexity of the curriculum, 100% online availability, sufficient financial aid availability, and an education that give students more than just classroom experience. OnlineSchoolsCenter.com is an independent online web publication that is committed to enhancing the information available to students when choosing an academic institution.
The editors of OnlineSchoolsCenter.com collect the most important and relevant data about colleges, universities, and campus facilities from various highly respected sources and offer them in a simple format that is easy to understand. In developing this list, OnlineSchoolsCenter.com, chose not to list the schools in an ordered way, but instead highlighted twenty of the very best programs, all of which have their own unique strengths.
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