the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary

Biblical Counseling

Are you finding out that real world problems are not always easy to solve? Tired of sending hurting people only to secular counselors? Interested in providing biblical answers to the problems your church members face? The Doctor of Ministry/Doctor of Educational Ministry in Biblical Counseling is designed to equip ministry professionals for leadership in ministering and counseling from a biblical foundation. Specifically, the degree is designed for congregational ministers and leaders who serve in counseling roles.

32 Hour D.Min.

  • Four Foundational Seminars (16 hours)
    • Introduction to Biblical Counseling
    • Methodology of Biblical Counseling
    • Problems and Procedures of Biblical Counseling
    • Marriage and Family Counseling
  • Doctoral Writing Seminars (2 hours)
  • Contextualized Writing Seminar (8 hours)
  • Research Project and Methodology (6 hours)

46 Hour D.Ed.Min.

  • Four Foundational Seminars (16 hours)

    • Introduction to Biblical Counseling
    • Methodology of Biblical Counseling
    • Problems and Procedures of Biblical Counseling
    • Marriage and Family Counseling
  • Two Educational Seminars (12 hours)
    • Applied Empirical Research
    • Foundations of Teaching
  • Doctoral Writing Seminars (2 hours)
  • Contextualized Writing Seminar (8 hours)
  • Research Project (8 hours)

 

That the man of God may be perfect, throughly furnished unto all good works.