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2023-2024 College Catalog 
2023-2024 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Human Services - Chemical Dependency (CDCC1)

Award: Certificate of Achievement
Pathway to Associate Degree: Human Services - Chemical Dependency Counseling (CDAA1)
Program Location: Elkhorn Valley Campus, Fort Omaha Campus, South Omaha Campus

This certificate of achievement provides knowledge and skills in medical and social aspects of addiction; treatment issues in addictions; interpersonal communication; helping skills and techniques; introduction to counseling; assessment, case planning, and management; professional ethics and issues; and crisis intervention.

All required classes for the CDCC1 certificate must have a grade of C or better to graduate from the program.

Graduation Requirements
Major Requirements: 36.0
General Education: 13.5
Total credit hours required: 49.5

The following General Education courses are recommended for Chemical Depedency (CDCC1): Communication: ENGL 1010 ; and Critical Thinking/Creativity & Social/Cultural Awareness: PSYC 1010  

Certificate of Achievement General Education Requirements (13.5 credit hrs.)

The following are General Education requirements for a Certificate of Achievement. Students may not use the same course to satisfy more than one degree requirement.


1 Course     4.5 credit hrs.

Select 1 Level I course from the list of Communication General Education courses in the current course catalog.


1 Course     4.5 - 5.0 credit hrs. 

Please check your degree program for recommended Math course.

Select 1 college level math course from the list of General Education math courses in the current course catalog.

*Based on the Math course you select, pre-requisites may be required.

Critical Thinking/Creativity & Social/Cultural Awareness

1 Course     4.5 credit hrs.

Select 1course from the list of Humanities or Social Sciences General Education course options in the current course catalog.