This degree program is designed to prepare students for a ministry of biblical counseling to individuals, couples, and families in a congregational, denominational agency, counseling center, or missions setting.
This concentration is offered in both residential and online formats.
|34305||Practical Theology in Context||3|
|34330||Typical Problems in Biblical Counseling||3|
|34325||The Care of Souls in the Congregation||3|
|35100||Marriage and Family Counseling||3|
|35585||Biblical Counseling Practicum I||3|
|35590||Biblical Counseling Practicum II||3|
|Total Biblical Counseling Concentration Requirements||18|
This core curriculum is required for the Master of Divinity degree in the Billy Graham School. It applies to all concentrations. Click here for information on Biblical Counseling certification with the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors (ACBC).
|31980||Written Communication (if required)2||(2)|
|Biblical and Theological Studies||42|
|20200||Introduction to the Old Testament I||3|
|20220||Introduction to the Old Testament II||3|
|20440||Hebrew Syntax and Exegesis or||3|
|22440||Greek Syntax and Exegesis|
|22200||Introduction to the New Testament I||3|
|22220||Introduction to the New Testament II||3|
|25100||Introduction to Church History I||3|
|25120||Introduction to Church History II||3|
|26200||Southern Baptist Heritage and Mission||3|
|27060||Systematic Theology I||3|
|27070||Systematic Theology II||3|
|27080||Systematic Theology III||3|
|29250||Survey of Christian Ethics||3|
|40150||Personal Spiritual Disciplines||3|
|Missions, Evangelism and Ministry||27|
|30000||Christian Preaching3 or||3|
|30020||Preaching Practicum3 or||3|
|40200||The Worshiping Church|
|32960||Introduction to Missiology||3|
|32980||World Religions and Christian Mission||3|
|34300||Introduction to Biblical Counseling||3|
|40301||Pastoral Ministry3 or||3|
|45260||Discipleship and Family Ministry|
|44920||Applied Ministry: BGS or||1|
|44930||Applied Ministry: Mission Trips/Partnership|
|Total Master of Divinity, Biblical Counseling Requirements||88|
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