Addictions CounsellingUniversity of Lethbridge

About this Program

Level: Bachelor of Health Science - Addictions Counselling

Discpline: Mental and Social Health

Length: 8 semesters

Check My Eligibility
Application Fee: $140.00
Tution Fee: $18,600.00

Lethbridge Campus

Starting Deadline Status
Sep., 2021 May 1, 2021 closed
Jan., 2022 Jan. 1, 2022 closed

Program Description

The Bachelor of Health Sciences program in addictions counselling at the University of Lethbridge is the only undergraduate Canadian program of its kind. The program gives students the knowledge they need to guide people through the addiction recovery process. In their second and fourth years of studies, students will complete a 13-week internship, offering them valuable clinical experience to prepare them for their careers.

Study and Work in Canada

Full-time undergraduate and post-graduate international students can work anywhere on or off campus without a work permit. The rules around the number of hours a student will be allowed to work may vary based on the country the student chooses to study in. International students are typically able to work up to 20 hours a week.