M.Div. – Concentration in Biblical Counseling
The Biblical Counseling concentration offers rigorous and specialized training to prepare men and women for the ministry of biblical counseling. This concentration is designed for pastors and other church leaders who seek to do a significant amount of counseling from the framework of a biblical counseling model.
The degree will be rich with biblical and theological studies, along with practical pastoral training. The degree offers a firm foundation of theoretical and practical preparation for counseling itself, with a strategic array of classes in the most pressing issues of biblical church-based counseling.
- Biblical counseling
- Marriage and family ministry
- North American missions
- International missions
- Campus/Collegiate ministry
|34305||Biblical and Theological Foundations for Counseling||3|
|34310||Essential Qualities of the Biblical Counselor or|
|34320||Christian Theories of the Person||3|
|35100||Marriage and Family Counseling||3|
|34330||Typical Problems in Biblical Counseling||3|
|34325||The Care of Souls in the Congregation||3|
|35530||Reformational Counseling Training I or|
|35585||Counseling Observations and Practicum||3|
|35540||Reformational Counseling Training II or|
|Biblical Counseling Studies||24|
|Theology M.Div. Core||64|
|Total Master of Divinity with a Concentration in Biblical Counseling Requirements||88|
|• Elementary Hebrew (if required)||+3|
|• Elementary Greek (if required)||+3|
|• Written Communication (if required)||+2|
1 Pastoral Ministry (40301) is reserved for men. Women will substitute The Practice of Ministry for Women (40302).