Student and Alumni Testimonials

How has the Graduate School transformed the lives of its students? That answer is best left to our alumni. Continue reading to hear their invaluable perspectives.
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Dianne Segar from the MN Department of Corrections explains why she values and hires graduates from the Hazelden Betty Ford Graduate School of Addition Studies.

Roy, a graduate student, shares his perspective on selecting addiction counseling as a career and how the Hazelden Betty Ford Graduate School of Addiction Studies blends academics and clinical practice within programs.

Rannon, a 2015 graduate of the Hazelden Betty Ford Graduate School of Addiction Studies, had a lot of anxiety before attending our open house. Once he did attend and felt the positive energy of staff, faculty and students, his anxiety about the program and the "unknowns" subsided. He felt he was in a good place to make his decision to come to the Graduate School.

Graduate student, Ashita, shares her perspective on what the Hazelden Betty Ford Graduate School of Addiction Studies has to offer and what sets the graduate school apart from other programs and schools.