CMU’s substance abuse education minor is about learning how to help others. It can be combined with a major such as social work, psychology or education. You’ll gain the skills and tools needed to prevent, intervene upon and treat substance abuse.
Put Your Degree to Work
Substance abuse education minors go on to pursue careers in counseling, group facilitation, and outreach and community program coordination.
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics sample data
|Job||Median Pay||Job Growth through 2022|
|Community service manager||$59,970 per year||21% (27,700 more jobs)|
|Social worker||$44,200 per year||19% (114,100 more jobs)|
|Substance abuse counselor||$38,520 per year||31% (28,200 more jobs)|