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.
Lancaster Bible College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) and the Association for Biblical Higher Education (ABHE), and is approved by the Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI). Lancaster Bible College | Capital Seminary and Graduate School is certified by Pennsylvania Department of Education, Maryland Higher Education Commission, Indiana Department of Education, Florida Department of Education, Tennessee Higher Education Commission, and State Council of Higher Education for Virginia; and is approved by the appropriate states to operate at the site in their state: 901 Eden Road, Lancaster, PA 17601; 7852 Walker Drive, Suite 100, Greenbelt, MD 20770; 601 N. Shortridge Road, Indianapolis, IN 46219; 2400 Yamato Road, Boca Raton, FL 33431; 1548 Poplar Avenue, Memphis, TN 38104; and 8001 Forbes Place Suite 111, Springfield, VA 22151; 2001 W. Lehigh Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19132. The college is approved by the U.S. Department of Justice for the training of nonimmigrant international students. LBC's current online courses and degrees are authorized or exempt in all states except Alabama, Arkansas, Iowa, Minnesota, Oregon, and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico. The college doesn't discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, or disability.