Upon completion of the Alcohol and Drug Counseling program at RCTC, students will achieve the following outcomes:

  • To provide training, education, and skill development in Alcohol and Drug Counseling related competencies such as: Foundation theory, pharmacology, ethics, multicultural, co-occurring, screening, intake, orientation, assessment, treatment planning, counseling skills, case management, crisis intervention, client education, referral, record keeping, and consultation.
  • Provide clinical experiences to students which enable them to enhance and practice didactic training.
  • To assist students in their professional development towards temporary or full ADC licensure.
  • To develop articulation agreement with transfer colleges and universities so students can continue their educational development.


Contact Information
(507) 285-7210 or 1‑800‑247‑1296
Rochester Community and Technical College
851 30th Ave SE :: Rochester, MN 55904-4999
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Rochester Community and Technical College, a member of Minnesota State.
RCTC is an affirmative action, equal opportunity educator and employer.
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