Virginia Substance Abuse and Behavioral Counselors: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Substance Abuse And Behavioral Counselors in Virginia

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Fast Facts for Substance Abuse Counselors in Virginia

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Blacksburg
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Virginia Beach
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: and Richmond

Salaries for Substance Abuse Counselors in Virginia

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: and Blacksburg

Schools for Substance Abuse Counselors in Virginia are listed below.

Selected Substance Abuse Counselors Schools in Virginia

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Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: MS in Psychology - Addictions, BS in Psychology - Industrial/Organizational Psychology, MS in Psychology - General Psychology, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

A degree from CTU connects you to what matters most: powerful professional network, real-world professional faculty and innovative technology. Once you earn your degree you hit the ground running.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Science in Psychology, Bachelor of Science in Psychology - Consumer Behavior, Bachelor of Science in Psychology - Organizational Behavior
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.

  • Programs: Master of Arts in Human Services Counseling, Bachelor of Science in Psychology, Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies - Psychology, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

  • Programs: MA in Professional Counseling - 60 Hour, AA in Psychology
  • Degrees: Master, Associate

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  • Programs: Drug & Alcohol Treatment Specialist
  • Degrees: Diploma
Argosy University
Arlington, Phoenix

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Argosy University offers doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degree programs to students through its eight colleges:  College of Behavioral Sciences, Graduate School of Business and Management, College of Education,  College of Health Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Creative Arts and Design, College of Clinical Psychology and Western State College of Law at Argosy University as well as certificate programs in many areas.

  • Programs: Psychology (BA) (Online), Psychology (BA)
  • Degrees: Bachelor

For over 35 years, Keiser University has maintained a practical, hands-on approach to career education to help our students achieve their personal and professional goals. 

  • Programs: PhD in Psychology
  • Degrees: Doctorate

Sacred Heart University Online 

  • Programs: Master of Science in Applied Psychology
  • Degrees: Master

One of the world's leading private research institutions, the University of Southern California (USC) was founded in 1880.

  • Programs: Online Master of Science in Applied Psychology
  • Degrees: Master

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.

  • Programs: Mental Health Policy and Practice - Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology, Psychology - BA, General Psychology - PhD of Psychology, more...
  • Degrees: Doctorate, Bachelor
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More Virginia Substance Abuse Counselors Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Bluefield College Bluefield Bachelor 793
Bridgewater College Bridgewater Bachelor 1,541
Christopher Newport University Newport News Masters 4,884
College of William and Mary Williamsburg Doctorate & First Professional 7,795
Eastern Mennonite University Harrisonburg Masters & First Professional 1,234
Emory and Henry College Emory Masters 1,026
Ferrum College Ferrum Bachelor 1,233
George Mason University Fairfax Doctorate & First Professional 30,276
Hampden-Sydney College Hampden-Sydney Bachelor 1,122
Hampton University Hampton Doctorate & First Professional 5,658
Hollins University Roanoke Masters 1,049
James Madison University Harrisonburg Doctorate 17,918
Longwood University Farmville Masters 4,727
Lynchburg College Lynchburg Masters 2,490
Mary Baldwin College Staunton Masters 1,685
Marymount University Arlington Doctorate 3,609
Norfolk State University Norfolk Doctorate 6,155
Northern Virginia Community College Annandale Associate 41,266
Old Dominion University Norfolk Doctorate 22,287
Radford University Radford Doctorate 9,122
Randolph College Lynchburg Masters 656
Randolph-Macon College Ashland Bachelor 1,176
Regent University Virginia Beach Doctorate & First Professional 4,115
Roanoke College Salem Bachelor 2,006
Shenandoah University Winchester Doctorate & First Professional 3,393
Sweet Briar College Sweet Briar Masters 815
University of Mary Washington Fredericksburg Masters 5,001
University of Richmond Richmond Doctorate 4,324
University of Virginia-Main Campus Charlottesville Doctorate & First Professional 24,257
Virginia Commonwealth University Richmond Doctorate & First Professional 31,700
Virginia Intermont College Bristol Bachelor 224
Virginia Military Institute Lexington Bachelor 1,378
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Blacksburg Doctorate 29,898
Virginia State University Petersburg Doctorate 4,720
Virginia Union University Richmond Doctorate & First Professional 1,535
Virginia Wesleyan College Norfolk Bachelor 1,433
Washington and Lee University Lexington Doctorate 2,181

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Substance Abuse Counselors

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Virginia. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Substance Abuse Counselors

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Substance Abuse Counselors relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Blacksburg 100 $35560 2.22
Christiansburg 100 $35560 2.22
Radford 100 $35560 2.22
Richmond 270 $39400 0.7
Roanoke 50 $35810 0.5
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