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Master of Arts in Pastoral Counseling / Parent & Child/Adolescent

Program Details

Through Liberty University’s Master of Arts in Pastoral Counseling – Parent and Child/Adolescent concentration, you will learn biblical counseling principles and strategies to assist parents and children in a variety of church and parachurch settings.

With courses covering topics such as multigenerational influence, childhood issues, and crisis intervention, you will be equipped to integrate a Christian worldview into the counseling field.


Students must have received a regionally or nationally accredited Bachelor’s Degree with at least a 2.3 GPA.

Accreditation & Licensing

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


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