In 2009, 23.5 million people in the U.S. needed treatment for an illicit drug or alcohol abuse problem.*

Today, while over 76,000 addiction professionals are working in the United States**, addiction continues to be a place for much needed research, development and care.

It’s also place where you can help.

At Texarkana College, learn how you can build a career while you help rebuild lives in your community.

*According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA’s) National Survey on Drug Use and Health
**According to the National Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors website.

Talk to us and learn more about how a degree or certification in Drug & Alcohol Abuse Counseling can launch your career in workplaces and fields like these:

  • Chemical Dependency Counseling Centers
  • Clinical Psychology Practices
  • Criminal Justice / Prison System / Probation / Parole Agencies
  • Detox and Rehabilitation Centers
  • Employee Assistance Programs
  • Hospitals

Please be advised that licensure for this program includes a criminal background check.  If you have a question about this action, please speak to the division dean.

To learn more, please contact us.

Dr. Dixon Boyles
Dean of Business and Social Sciences