Associate of Arts in Psychology Christian Counseling Online Degree Program
Credit Hours
Years (Avg.)
Class Type
100% online, 8-week courses
Transfer Credits
Transfer in up to 75% of the degree total
Next Start Date
Sep 16, 2019
Liberty University is accredited by SACSCOC

Serve Your Community with Our Online Associate Degree in PsychologyChristian Counseling Program

Liberty’s online associate degree in Christian counseling is designed to help you lead others to the freedom, peace, and hope found in Christ. Our associate degree in psychology online will prepare you to serve a hurting world searching for biblically-based solutions.

As you begin your Christian counseling classes, you will be introduced to theories of psychology and Christian counseling and learn how to integrate those theories with biblical truth. Our curriculum focuses on human behavior and development, listening techniques, and biblical counseling models. Your professors and curriculum will equip you to help lead others to a healthy lifestyle through your training in Liberty’s Associate of Arts in Psychology and Christian Counseling online program. 

Why Choose Liberty University’s Associate in Psychology – Christian Counseling Online Degree?

Since 1971, Liberty has been making a mark in higher education as a nonprofit, Christian university. We want to use the resources we have accumulated over time to help you succeed in our online Associate of Arts in Psychology and Christian Counseling degree. As a student with us, you can benefit from courses taught in a Christian worldview, which is especially important in the study of Christian counseling.

If you have thought about pursuing a career as a Christian counselor or are looking to expand your current knowledge in psychology and counseling, then Liberty University’s online associate degree in psychology and Christian counseling could be the degree for you! You will develop your professional skills and gain an understanding of human behavior and development through this online degree program. With core courses in areas such as social psychology and integration of psychology and Christianity, you can build strong foundational knowledge in psychology and your faith. Our Christian counselor program will allow you to develop the foundation and skills regarding mental health and counseling from a Christian perspective.

What Will You Learn in the Online Associate Degree in Psychology – Christian Counseling Program?

With an online specialization in Christian counseling, you will study leadership, servanthood, and biblical counseling techniques to help meet the needs of your community. Our online associate degree in psychology and Christian counseling program equips students to guide individuals to heal and grow in their relationships. You will learn from professors with similar passions and who have a desire to equip you with their vast years of knowledge and experience. The faculty at Liberty will help you develop a deep understanding of the Gospel to build a strong foundation for your Christian counseling techniques in our online courses.

Our associate degree in psychology and Christian counseling program is offered entirely online, allowing you to remain active in your job, with your family, and in your community without the worry of having to take courses on campus.

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Military Benefits

Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students from all over the globe. Whether you are a current service member, discharged or retired from service, or the spouse of a service member or veteran, we are here to support you every step of the journey. As a thank you for your dedication and service to our country, Liberty is honored to serve and 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 a First Responder (less than $565 per course).
  • Eight-week courses, eight different start dates each year, and no set login times.
  • Potential college credit for military training.

Potential Career Fields with an Associate Degree in Psychology – Christian Counseling

  • Advocacy
  • Case Management
  • Community Relations
  • Non-licensed Counseling

Program Highlights of Our Online Associate Degree in Psychology – Christian Counseling Program

  • By earning your associate degree in psychology – Christian counseling from a nonprofit university whose online programs ranked in the top 1% 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.
  • Your success is our success, which is why we’re committed to providing quality academics at an affordable tuition rate. While other colleges are increasing their tuition, we’ve frozen tuition rates for our undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs for the past 4 years  ̶  and counting.

  • To continue our mission of providing affordable education, electronic textbooks are provided for all undergraduate courses at no cost to you. As a full-time student, this could save you an estimated $800-2,000 per year on textbooks!

  • Students can complete the Associate of Arts in Psychology – Christian Counseling online program in under two years.

Admission Requirements for Online Undergraduate Degrees

Applicants must have a 2.0 or above cumulative GPA for admission on good standing. If the GPA is less than a 2.0, the applicant will be considered for acceptance on caution. Please visit our Admission Requirements Page for more detailed admissions related information. 

All applicants must submit the following:

  • Admission Application
  • Application fee*
  • Unofficial college transcripts with a completed official transcript request form**
  • A High School Self-Certification form

*There is no upfront application fee; however, a deferred $50 application fee will be assessed during financial check-in. This fee is waived for qualifying service members, veterans, and military spouses – documentation verifying military status is required.

**An official transcript is needed within 60 days of acceptance or before non-attendance drops for the first set of matriculated classes, whichever comes first.