General Education

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The Addiction and Substance Abuse Counseling degree program provides students with the educational coursework to become an addictions counselor. Students are prepared to provide counseling, career advice, and therapeutic services to substance abusers and their families. The program provides training in drug, alcohol, and crisis intervention, along with courses in psychology and communication.
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The General Education program at Albany Technical College is designed to provide the necessary foundational skills that prepare students to succeed in their respective academic programs. Additionally, general education courses equip graduates with essential skills that enable the graduate to function in collegiate and work settings and as a productive citizen in society.