Graduate Certificate in Christian Counseling
Grand Canyon University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Christian Counseling from Grand Canyon University teaches you how to tackle emotional and behavioral challenges using a Christ-centered basis.  While integrating counseling therapies, this program does not qualify students for licensure or certification.  Classes generally run in 8-week segments. GCU’s flexible, online platform enables you to study when it is convenient to your schedule, around outside obligations.  Subjects within this Graduate Certificate in Christian Counseling include:

  • Biblical foundations for counselors
  • Integration of scripture with counseling theory
  • Biblical concepts – healthy relationships
  • Spiritual formation – becoming a healthy practitioner

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Grand Canyon University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Grand Canyon University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (, an institutional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)


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