This fully online graduate Certificate in Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counseling is designed to help students acquire discipline-related specialized knowledge and skills in substance abuse counseling.Read More Read Less
The certificate program can begin at any time by enrolling for courses in the prescribed sequence. The courses are taken entirely online, with the option to attend three weekends of residency during the year.
Upon completion of the education hours/courses in the certificate program, students will have met all education requirements to be eligible to sit for the National Certification Commission Examination for Addiction Counselors (NCAC).Get Started!
The fully online graduate Certificate in Health Education is designed to provide current health professionals with the knowledge and skills to design, implement, and evaluate health promotion activities, initiatives, and programs related to a variety of health issues at all levels of the socioecological model.Read More Read Less
This certificate program fulfills the academic requirements for eligibility to take the examination for the Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) credential and prepares students for the CHES exam.
Students who earn the Health Education Certificate from Union may transfer 12 credits/four classes from their completed certificate toward the credit hours/courses required to earn the M.A. with a major in Health and Wellness.Get Started!
Union Institute & University is providing a new certificate program under the Master of Arts (Online) Leadership, Public Policy, and Social Issues major. This program acts as a stand-alone certificate and credits from the CLPS are transferable to the MA program, with concentrations in Creativity Studies; Health & Wellness; History & Culture; Leadership, Public Policy, & Social Issues; and Literature & Writing.Read More Read Less
The Leadership in Public Service (LPS) Certificate is a joint venture with the MLK Freedom Center in Oakland, California, and presents an opportunity for those interested or involved in mid-level public administration to become a “transformational leader,” or a leader who wants to make a difference.
This certificate can be completed in one year, and is delivered fully online, allowing students to complete the coursework quickly and effectively. As one of few schools that provides an online certificate program in public service, Union is uniquely positioned to help students gain valuable leadership skills while emphasizing social justice within the program.Get Started!