Professional Counseling


Bachelor of Science in Professional Counseling


This 4-year Bachelor's program in Professional Counseling will provide students with the knowledge and skills to deliver entry level services to individuals, couples, and families. Through an integrative approach, students will explore the elements of a strong biblical foundation to address human needs with professionally oriented training in the helping process. Students will be challenged to consider personal experiences as they build an understanding of marriage and family issues, mental health and spiritual development in the context of the counseling relationship.


Having earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Professional Counseling, Each student will have been expertly trained  to understand a wide range of human behaviors and well-prepared to begin graduate training in: Professional Counseling, Marriage and Family Therapy; Clinical Psychology; Professional School Counseling; and Counseling Psychology. Other graduates of this program choose to begin full-time professional employment as a Clinical Case Manager, Therapeutic Staff Support, or Residential/Psychiatric Aid. Click here to see data supporting the effectiveness of this program.

This major is also available as a minor.