Providing a foundation of theory and methods from a biblical perspective
LBC | Capital’s Counseling & Social Work Department is designed to encourage students to understand, evaluate and practice counseling and social work theory and methods from a biblical perspective.
Students who graduate from the department are able to give clinical care in many venues of service depending on the student’s major. These venues include: both secular and Christian practice, crisis counseling centers, public or private school, foster care agencies, wraparound agencies, hot-line services, rescue missions, psychiatric care units, social welfare agencies, para-church organizations, prisons, detention centers and senior care centers.
Than you will want to check out this helpful article that compares the two majors. Read article.
We offer students the option of perusing their bachelor or associate business degree through the traditional on-campus college experience, 100% online OR evening in-class options at Lancaster, Philadelphia or Washington, D,C. through our Adult Education program. Students looking for masters programs will find in-class and online options through our graduate school track.
For students seeking to earn an accounting degree, class time satisfies most of the educational credit hours required to take the CPA exam. More details here.
Professional School Counseling
This summer, Stefanie Good (’23) is heading to church much more often than just Sundays. The social work major is interning at her church, Mount Joy Mennonite in Mount Joy, Pennsylvania. Her main responsibilities include guest teaching for youth and adult Sunday School, as well as a women’s Bible study on Galatians. “I have decided…
Construction is moving along—and is, in fact, ahead of schedule—on Lancaster Bible College’s Willis & Martha Herr Stadium. One current LBC | Capital student, Brian Zuschmidt, has been instrumental in the construction efforts but is working toward a different type of career. The current phase of the stadium, set to be completed before students return…
LBC | Capital is in the pre-candidacy accreditation process of a new Master of Social Work (MSW) degree. The fully online master’s degree at LBC | Capital will position graduates to serve in leadership roles in the fields of social work and professional ministry. Slated to start under a cohort model in fall 2021, LBC…