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Program map for Chemical Dependency Studies Associate in Applied Science (AAS)

The Chemical Dependency Studies program provides courses to meet the educational requirements of the State WAC 246-811-030 for licensure of Chemical Dependency Professional (CDP). The curriculum includes the understanding of the following topics specific to alcohol and drug addiction treatment of individuals: Pharmacological actions of alcohol and other drugs; treatment methods; record keeping and case management; cultural diversity; health issues; community resources; individual and group counseling; relapse prevention; working with specific groups, such as youth and families; and professional and ethical responsibilities.

All CDS students-transfer or non-transfer- need the AAS

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  Please note that many course sequences only begin in fall quarter. Please check with your program advisor for more information.

 Please review both the "By Quarter Overview" and "Detailed Class Sequence" tabs below.

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