Doctor of Ministry in Pastoral Counseling

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Dec 20, 2017

Doctor of Ministry - Pastoral Counseling

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Liberty University's online Doctor of Ministry in Pastoral Counseling program will equip you with the knowledge needed to address the mental, emotional, and spiritual struggles of the heart and mind. It is ideal for those currently in the counseling field who are looking to expand their practice and impact lives through counseling services within the church setting.

Areas of study include biblical principles of counseling, best practices, and pastoral leadership.

Quick Facts

Program Delivery Format

*Optional Intensives are available

Credit Hours

  • 33 total hours
  • Up to 6 credit hours can be transferred in.


Potential Career Options

  • Senior Church Administrator
  • Senior Pastor
  • Military chaplain
  • Lead/Associate pastor
  • Youth pastor
  • Missionary
  • Evangelist
  • Church planter
  • Worship leader
  • Pastoral counselor
  • Discipleship pastor
  • Community Chaplain
  • Preaching Pastor
  • Church Administrator
  • Small Group Pastor

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