Pentecostal theology, counseling theory, and practice are the main features of this master’s degree in Counseling online. The program emphasizes the needs of those counseling within a church setting, but also prepares students for counseling in other areas of service.
This degree includes components of Bible, doctrine, historical theology, and Pentecostal foundations for Christian ministry and study. Students will learn how to integrate faith, spirituality, and counseling. Graduates interested in professional certification or state licensure can apply credits from this degree to the Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling.
Core topics of study within this major include:
- Trauma and crisis counseling
- Mental health diagnosis
- Spirituality, religion, and mental health in counseling
- Theories and techniques of counseling
- Counseling and the Bible
- Bachelor's degree or higher
- Official transcripts
- Three endorsements
- Personal statement
School Accreditation Statement
Commission on Accrediting of the Association of Theological Schools
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges