16 weeks (semester)
Traditional On-Campus, Lancaster
Imagine if you could integrate your passion for helping others break free from addiction by using your faith and professional counseling knowledge. At LBC | Capital, you can. This robust addiction counseling major teaches you how to effectively treat and assist individuals facing various addictions through an integrative psychotherapy model combining faith-based recovery methods with research-driven counseling.
LBC |Capital’s unique 4+1 program allows you to earn both your bachelor’s and master’s degrees in addiction counseling in just five years total.
Fully acknowledging God as our ever-present help in times of trouble, this program will embark students on their missional careers by thoroughly equipping them with practical and scholarly professional skills to serve within the local church, para-church organizations, counseling organizations, hospitals, prisons, retirement centers and a variety of human service settings.
If you’re ready to get the training to help those struggling with various addictions, apply to Lancaster Bible College today.
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Bible & Theology Core 43 Credits
Arts & Sciences Core 37 Credits
Counseling Core 70 Credits
View the Academic Catalog for the complete curriculum plan, course descriptions and complete program details.
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The Addiction Counseling BA/MA degree prepares students for a wide range of technical and/or ministry contexts. Here is a sampling of careers and opportunities this degree affords: