Master of Arts (M.A.) in Christian Counseling

Tuition Ranked Top 10 Most Affordable

On Campus Only – Accredited

60 Credit Hours – 2.5 Years (avg.)

No GRE required

Mental health professionals are in high demand. Organizations, businesses, and churches need Christ-centered counselors to provide Biblically based services for community betterment. If you have a natural inclination to help others through personal ministry or in agency-based settings, then SFBC’s Master of Arts in Christian Counseling is the perfect degree option for you!

Our graduate degree in Christian Counseling will equip you with the knowledge and skills that are critical for effectively counseling families and individuals in a variety of church and para-church settings. This degree is also a valuable option if you are seeking to further your education and counseling skills as an avenue for professional promotion. It is important to note that this is a non-licensure program that is suitable for ministry and agency-based professionals as well as students just entering the field.

Potential Career Options with your Degree in Christian Counseling

    • Church Counseling
    • Marriage and Family Counseling
    • Chaplain

Highlights of SFBC’s M.A. in Christian Counseling Degree

By earning your Master’s in Christian Counseling degree from a nonprofit institution whose programs ranked in the top forty of more than 2,100 Christian colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility, you can be confident your degree will be well respected within your field. Tuition for all undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs is ranked Top 10 in the country, with no out of state tuition. While many other colleges have raised tuition, SFBC has been able to keep costs low as a nonprofit institution. SFBC values your previously earned college credit, training, military, and on-the-job experience. Visit /prospective-students/ to learn more about the transfer credit options that are available. You can complete our M.A. degree in Christian Counseling degree in as little as two and a half years.

Christian Counseling Degree Featured Courses

    • Marriage and Family Counseling Theories
    • Psychotherapy with Children and Adolescents
    • Human Sexuality
    • Couples Counseling

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