The Master of Arts in Pastoral Counseling — Life Coaching online program offered by Liberty University School of Behavioral Sciences provides students with a biblical foundation to counsel others. Students in this program will learn to help individuals identify and achieve their personal and professional goals through financial life coaching, leadership and professional life assistance, health and wellness evaluation, and more.
Courses will immerse students in theoretical approaches to psychotherapy and will present counseling principles based on a Christian worldview. Students are encouraged to evaluate their own specific needs and to take advantage of available resources for personal and professional development as they seek a degree relevant to the field of pastoral counseling which is a non-licensed profession in the majority of the United States.
- $395 per credit hour (0-8 credit hours or 16+ credit hours)
- $2,750 Rawlings School of Divinity block rate for students enrolled in 9-15 credit hours
Program Delivery Format
- 36 total hours
- Up to six credit hours can be transferred in
Potential Career Fields
- Church Counselor
- Life Coach
- Mental Health Services
- Non-licensed Counselor
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