Master of Arts in Biblical Counseling
Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary

Program Details

The online MA in Biblical Counseling degree program from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary provides training in the principles and methods of biblical counseling, preparing students for service in local churches, biblical counseling centers, and wider ministry settings. Graduates are equipped to:

  • Evaluate secular and integrative counseling models basd on biblical and historical perspectives
  • Interpret and apply Scripture to soul-care in local church and related settings using appropriate hermeneutical principles
  • Address the most common counseling problems and challenges of counseling using appropriate methods of biblical counseling
  • Formulate a personal stategy of biblical counseling for ministry in the local church

Students who are members of a Southern Baptist Church qualify for a tuition discount.


  • Bachelor's degree
  • Official transcripts
  • Letter(s) of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools

Higher Learning Commission