Addictions Treatment Certificate

The UNI Addictions Treatment Certificate is designed to prepare social work* majors for the field of substance abuse treatment. Education and training received partially fulfills state certificate requirements. To be awarded this certificate, students must complete the requirements for the Social Work major (including graduation with the B.A.) and the specific course work and field instruction experiences as indicated.

Must be a MAJOR IN SOCIAL WORK to complete this program certificate.


UNI's substance abuse certificate is designed to prepare social work majors for the field of substance abuse treatment.


Required coursework includes a field instruction course - 11-15 credit hours within an approved child welfare setting.

Solely for
Social Work

This certificate is specifically designed to accompany a Bachelor of Arts in Social Work degree.

Find out more about Addictions Treatment

Contact us directly at:

Department of Social Work
Sabin Hall, Room 235
Cedar Falls, IA 50614

BSW Program Director
Libby Fry
Phone: 319-273-7204