Bachelor of Science in Religion / Christian Counseling
Liberty University

Program Details

Liberty University’s Bachelor of Science in Religion — Christian Counseling equips students to meet the growing need for trained counselors who can offer the highest-quality care from a Christian perspective. Students are introduced to the issues facing today's patient and the biblical basis for counseling as a ministry.

Graduates of this program are prepared for a wide range of positions in the counseling field, as well as advanced studies at the graduate or divinity level through a number of online master's degree programs offered by Liberty.

Career opportunities include:

  • Non-licensed Christian counselor
  • Administration
  • Lay ministry Christian counseling
  • Advocacy
  • Case Management
  • Community Relations
  • Counseling
  • Mental Health Services


  • A high school self-certification form, confirming that you have earned a standard or advanced high school diploma or its equivalent
  • Official college transcripts
  • Students must have above a 2.0 cumulative combined GPA

School Accreditation Statement

Liberty University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. This is the regional accrediting body for southern states.