What are my tertiary alcohol and other drug qualification options?
Jul 14, 2023
In a recent publication by Drug and Alcohol Research Connections, an article titled "What are my tertiary alcohol and other drug qualification options?" explores the current options for AOD-specific qualifications in Australia. It turns out that the last assessment of these qualifications was done 20 years ago! To find out what's available now, the article highlights graduate programs in AOD from Australian universities.
The study found that there are currently five universities offering 10 AOD-specific graduate qualifications, such as Graduate Certificates, Graduate Diplomas, and Masters by Coursework programs. If you're interested in pursuing a Graduate Certificate, be prepared to spend around AUD $10,936 on average. For a Graduate Diploma, the average cost is AUD $25,630, and a Masters by Coursework program comes with an average price tag of AUD $51,719.
So, if you're considering furthering your education in the field of alcohol and other drugs, these options are worth exploring. Just keep in mind the costs involved and choose the program that aligns with your career goals.
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