Acquire effective pastoral counseling strategies so you can serve the needs of your ministry and congregation. With a Master of Divinity (M.Div.): Pastoral Counseling, you will gain a deeper understanding of discipleship, evangelism, sermon preparation, and theology, all through a biblical and theoretical framework.
Gain a firm foundation in the psychological theories and counseling techniques you’ll need to offer sound, godly advice. In this program, you will receive instruction on the integration of psychology with theology, premarital and marital therapy, and spirituality in counseling.
The Master of Divinity (M.Div.) gives you the core values, knowledge, and skills you need to serve in professional Christian ministry effectively. This degree will prepare you through in-depth study of biblical leadership principles and strategies as well as intensive study of the Scriptures and essential truths of the Christian faith.
The program is profitable for pastors and ministry leaders who need a firm scriptural undergirding for service in Christian ministry. The M.Div. is the basis for most divinity doctoral programs.
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75 total credit hours
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