Bachelor of Science in Ministry Leadership / Counseling
Lee University

Program Details

The online Bachelor of Science in Ministry Leadership with an emphasis in Counseling is designed for individuals interested in leadership and counseling roles in church ministry.  This program provides an understanding of ministry counseling’s role in the church.  Students also learn to identify various theories and methods in church counseling.  In addition to the emphasis, students completing this degree will gain knowledge and skills in scripture, theology, and leadership, helping them to develop potential based on biblical principles in various Christian ministry settings. 

Courses in this emphasis include:

  • Personality Theory
  • Psychology of Human Sexuality 
  • Abnormal Psychology 
  • Crisis Intervention Counseling 
  • Theories of Counseling 
  • Methods of Counseling 
  • The Christian Family


  • High school diploma or GED
  • Three years of life experience beyond high school graduation
  • Official transcripts
  • If a first time college student under the age of 25, official copies of ACT or SAT scores

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges