Master of Science in Counseling
Faulkner University

Program Details

An online Master of Science degree in Counseling is offered to the nontraditional student with Faulkner University.  This program is designed to integrate Christian principles with mental health professions.  Core studies will cover topics including but not limited to:

  • Counseling Theory
  • Legal and Ethical Issues
  • Crisis Intervention

Courses are offered  in a hybrid format, involving on-campus requirements and collaborative classroom field experiences.  Graduates may find pursuable career paths in community or state agencies, ministries, and more.  With this degree students become eligible to move towards licensure in the state of Alabama.  Expand skills in communication, critical thinking, problem-solving, evaluation and assessment to enter professional practice with Faulkner University online.

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Faulkner University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.75 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Interview, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent