Master of Science in Family Studies / Christian Counseling
Amberton University

Program Details

This online MS in Family Studies features a specialization in Christian Counseling. Students will learn to provide prevention, enrichment, and education of the family and its interaction with other social systems. Careers include social service agencies, religious institutions, parent education programs, juvenile services, daycare facilities, foster care programs, and retirement and assisted living facilities

Graduates will have knowledge of:

  • Dynamics of the family system and its interaction with larger social systems including schools, communities, and society
  • Theories, principles, and practices of family life education
  • Ethical issues and decision-making skills
  • How to conduct research related to the discipline


  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Official transcripts
  • Employment experience
  • Proficient in the English language

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges