UNT now has a Bachelor of Science in Addiction Studies

The Addiction Studies program at The University of North Texas prepares you to work with people with addiction, those at risk, and those in recovery as allies. Opportunities in the profession exist in hospitals, community agencies, schools, within the justice system, state and federal government organizations, recovery supports, recovery homes, detoxication programs, and private & public treatment programs. Our program provides the required courses for licensure as a Chemical Dependency Counselor in the state of Texas.


Scholarships & more

The Department of Rehabilitation and Health Services in the College of Health and Public Service offers thousands in scholarships to students each year, including:

  • Ft. Worth Area Texas Rehabilitation Assocation Scholarship
  • Ken Miner Scholarship
  • Dan Minahan Memorial Scholarship

Rehabilitation and Health Services

the RHS mission is to prepare professionals to enhance the lives of diverse populations including the aging population, individuals with disabilities, substance use disorders and/or chronic health concerns through training in advanced research, education and service delivery, or clinical practice.

Our department is comprised of community engaged academics providing an education that reaches beyond the classroom.

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