Alcohol and Drug Abuse, Specialty Program in
(Graduate Certificate)

Within the online application system, applicants must provide general information (including educational history details), as well as the following specific program requirements.

Applicants must also request official transcripts, and any required graduate test and/or language proficiency official scores, be sent to WMU.

Application deadlines

Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis. However, the
application must be complete (i.e. all official transcripts and
required documents received) two weeks prior to the start of
any given semester/session or the application will be deferred
to the following semester/session. Once a semester/session
has started, all applications will be deferred to the following

Resume/Curriculum Vitae (CV)

A resume or curriculum vitae (CV) is required; please submit within the online application system.

Graduate test

This program does not require a graduate test.

Note: International applicants may have to provide evidence of English language proficiency. More information can be found within the online application.


This program does not require any supplemental recommendations. 

Written statement

Please prepare a statement which covers the following information, and attach it within the online application:

In two or three sentences, indicate why you are seeking admission to the Specialty Program in Alcohol and Drug Abuse graduate certificate program. Please also offer a list of 3 references, including the name, telephone, and e-mail address for each.

Previous written work

This program does not require any previous written work be submitted.

Other program materials

This program does not require any other program materials to be submitted.

Additional information

If you have any questions, please review the website below for program and contact information.

Speciality Program in Alchohol and Drug Abuse — College of Health and Human Services

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