Bachelor of Science in Religion - Christian Counseling Online Degree Program

Bachelor of Science in Religion - Christian Counseling Online Degree Program

Admission Requirements  |  Program Format  |  Degree Requirements  |  Potential Careers

Be a Positive Influence and Spiritual Guide by Earning a Bachelor’s in Religion – Christian Counseling Degree

Liberty University’s B.S. in Religion – Christian Counseling degree is an excellent option for students with a passion for helping other’s overcome the challenges of life. A Bachelor’s degree in Religion - Christian Counseling will prepare you for a rewarding career in marriage, family, or school counseling, by enriching your knowledge and understanding of counseling techniques from a Christian worldview.

Why Choose Liberty’s B.S. in Religion – Christian Counseling Degree?

Liberty University is proud to offer the Bachelor of Science in Religion- Christian Counseling 100% online so that you can pursue this program while still being able to work. Each course at Liberty is taught from a Christian worldview, which is especially important for those planning to go into the Christian counseling field.

Liberty is the largest private, nonprofit university in the nation and the largest university in Virginia. We are pleased to offer affordable, quality education in Religion- Christian Counseling, while also being fully accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).

What Will You Learn in Our Bachelor’s in Religion- Christian Counseling Program?

As you pursue your online Christian Counseling degree, you will learn from professors that possess your same passion and have experience as licensed clinical psychologists, vocational rehabilitation counselors, clinical counselors, crisis intervention team, and just about every specialty the field of counseling touches in a clinical and administrative setting. You will learn from their vast years of experience, combined with your knowledge, to grow in practice and leadership.

In today’s society, people are hurting and searching for hope and new life. Our Christian Counseling courses online will introduce you to the bigger issues people are facing and the biblical basis for using counseling as a ministry. Through courses in Marriage and Family Counseling and Counseling for Children, we will provide you with a strong understanding of principles and practices of care.

Featured Courses

Graduates of our Christian Counseling program are prepared for a wide range of non-clinical positions in the counseling field, as well as advanced studies at the graduate or divinity level through some online master's degree programs offered through Liberty.

Bachelor’s in Religion- Christian Counseling Program Highlights

  • By earning your online Bachelor’s degree in Religion- Christian Counseling from a non-profit university whose online programs ranked in the top five of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility, you will be set apart from others in your field.
  • Tuition for all undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs has not increased in three straight years. While many other online colleges have raised tuition, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a non-profit university. 
  • You will have access to a plethora of resources and materials found through Liberty University's Jerry Falwell Library search portal while you pursue your B.S. in Religion - Christian Counseling online degree.
  • Ability to earn additional credit through life experience.

Military Benefits

Are you a service member, veteran, military spouse, or Department of Defense employee looking to pursue a Degree in Religion – Christian Counseling? We are proud to support you in your pursuit of online education by offering the following benefits: 

  • Tuition discounts - $250 for undergraduate (per credit hour)
    • Additional discount for veterans who serve in a civilian capacity as an Emergency Responder (less than $565 per course).
  • Book Vouchers (Up to $400 per semester for undergraduate only)
  • Potential college credit for military training.

Christian Counseling Program Format

  • 100% Online
  • 120 total hours
  • 30 hours must be taken through Liberty
  • 50% (24 credit hours) of major must be taken through Liberty
  • Up to 90 credit hours may be transferred in if allowed and approved.
  • Eight-week courses, eight different start dates each year, and no set login times.

B.S. Religion - Christian Counseling Degree Information and Requirements

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Potential Career Options with a B.S. Religion - Christian Counseling Degree

  • Non-licensed Christian counselor
  • Administration
  • Lay ministry Christian counseling
  • Advocacy
  • Case Management
  • Community Relations