Master of Arts in Pastoral Counseling

Master of Arts in Pastoral Counseling

Admission Requirements  |  Program Format  |  Cognates  Featured Courses

Liberty University’s Master of Arts in Pastoral Counseling, 100% online program, prepares you to serve as a staff servant-leader involved in non-professional counseling of church members and others in a variety of ministry settings. Courses will provide you with a strong understanding of biblical counseling principles and strategies in order to better meet the needs of others. This degree program is well-suited for students looking to meet the requirements to serve as military chaplains for certain branches of the armed services.

You may also be interested in exploring our master degree in Addiction Counseling, Human Services Counseling, Marriage and Family, or Professional Counseling.

Program Format

*Optional Intensives are available


Master of Arts in Pastoral Counseling students are required to choose a cognate.