Master of Arts in Ministry / Pastoral Care & Counseling
Ohio Christian University

Program Details

Whether you are a lay person or minister within your congregation, an online MA in Ministry with a concentration in Pastoral Care and Counseling can help you serve others in need.  Theological thinking is imparted in this advanced degree from Ohio Christian University, where you will learn to research and rely upon biblical literature to use in counseling.  This program is not intended for licensure, but will impart you with skills that can help others through crisis.  Classwork likely includes:

  • Methods of pastoral counseling
  • Ethical and legal issues in pastoral counseling
  • Spiritual issues in pastoral counseling
  • Pastoral intervention in crisis

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Ohio Christian University is accredited by:

Association for Biblical Higher Education Commission on Accreditation (ABHE)

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Additional Materials May Be Requested

Restricted States

Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Georgia, Mississippi, New Mexico, New York, South Dakota, Wyoming