Ph.D. in Counseling Resources

Online ProgramPhD program in Counseling

The School of Health Sciences of Liberty University offers the Ph.D. in Counseling with concentrations in Advanced Clinical Skills and Counselor Education and Supervision

  • Online format
  • Intensive-based (one-week residential intensives)
  • Program Information (liberty.edu/online)

Doctoral Degree Program

  • Philosophy (Ph.D.) - Online
    • Advanced Clinical Skills
    • Counselor Education and Supervision

Requirement Information

Program of Study

Degree Completion Plan (DCP)


Student Documents


Mission & goals

  • Train graduates to be capable of producing sound, relevant empirical research
  • Teach students to interpret scientific literature and research through a Christian worldview
  • Develop students who are excellent clinicians, ready to teach in a university or seminary
  • Prepare graduates to assume key roles in the mental health field

The program, comprised of one-week residential intensives, prepares clinicians for ethical and effective practice in professional and pastoral settings.