Master of Arts in Pastoral Counseling — Pastoral Counseling
The Liberty University School of Divinity's online Master of Arts in Pastoral Counseling gives students a solid foundation from which to offer counsel based on biblical principles. The program equips students to be non-licensed counselors within the church, capable of providing guidance on a variety of issues. Students in this program gain knowledge of psychology, theology, gerontology, healthy sexuality, and counseling.
This degree may assist students in seeking professional licensure, although licensure requirements are not completely met through this program.
- $350 per credit hour (0-8 credit hours or 16+ credit hours)
- $2,550 Graduate 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
- Associate Pastor
- Church Counselor
- Non-licensed Counselor
- Women’s Ministry Director
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