Masters in Pastoral Counseling

People who hold a masters in pastoral counseling degree are trained in theology and psychology, and also in Christian counseling. As such, they are equipped with the knowledge to provide spiritual and psychological guidance to families and patients in many types of settings. They also deliver religious ordinances or rites and conduct religious services. They work closely with hospital or hospice staff to provide spiritual and ethical direction for terminally ill patients. 

Pastoral Counseling Programs

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Programs:

  • M.A. in Counseling
  • M.A. Psychology
  • Degrees include BA in Psychology, MA in Psychology, and more.
  • Courses focus on developing students’ understanding of the psychological factors involved in human behavior.
  • Flexible online courses help students pursue their degree on their own schedule.

Programs:

  • MA Psychology
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Programs:

  • M.S. in Professional Counseling with an Emphasis in Childhood and Adolescence Disorders
  • M.S. in Christian Counseling
  • M.S. in Professional Counseling with an Emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy
  • And more...
  • Walden’s online MS in Clinical Mental Health Counseling program can give you the confidence and critical thinking skills needed to help clients cope with life and overcome their challenges.
  • Our MS in Clinical Mental Health Counseling program explores the latest counseling theories; evidence-based research; and tools for preventing, diagnosing, and treating mental health disorders
  • Learn from faculty who are professionally active and American Counseling Association members.
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  • Walden University’s MS in Clinical Mental Health Counseling program is CACREP accredited.

Programs:

  • M.S. in Psychology - General Psychology
  • M.S. in Psychology - Leadership Development and Coaching
  • M.S. in Psychology - Crisis Management & Response
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Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education. Eligible students can receive college credit for prior military experience and coursework—up to 75 percent of the credit needed for a Kaplan University undergraduate degree.*

Programs:

  • MS in Psychology - Applied Behavior Analysis Specialization
  • MS in Psychology - General Psychology
  • MS in Psychology

Since 1977, Keiser University has provided quality student-centered, career-focused education. Keiser University Online offers degree programs online to prepare students for in-demand professions. Degrees are offered with a curriculum that is in pace with technology and workforce demand trends in business, criminal justice, health care, information technology and more. Our “one-class-at-a-time” approach allows busy students to focus on their education and balance the demands of work and family.

 

Why Keiser University Online?

   

Online Convenience, Personalized Attention

Programs:

  • Master of Science in Psychology

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.  We offer online programs focused on doctoral and master’s degrees in the schools of business and technology management, education, psychology and marriage and family sciences.

Earn your graduate degree online with Northcentral University.  We offer online programs focused on doctoral and master’s degrees in the schools of business and technology management, education, psychology and marriage and family sciences.

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Programs:

  • MAMFT - LGBTQ Couple and Family Therapy
  • MAMFT - Medical Family Therapy
  • Marriage & Family Therapy - Master of Arts
  • And more...

Abilene Christian University is a national leader in Christian higher education and a place where students, faculty, staff and alumni make a real difference in the world.

Programs:

  • Master of Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Master of Marriage and Family Therapy - Child & Adolescent Therapy
  • Master of Marriage and Family Therapy - Treatment of Trauma
  • And more...
Pursue your education at Ohio Christian University. Take classes online or on campus. Pursue your degree to help you start the career you want. Learn more now.

Programs:

  • Master of Arts in Ministry - Pastoral Care and Counseling

The Chicago School is a not-for-profit, regionally accredited institution with more than 4,285 students at campuses across the country (Chicago, Los Angeles, and Washington, D.C.) and online. TCSPP has been an innovator in the field of psychology and related behavioral science for more than 30 years. TCSPP offers more than 20 degree programs and a wealth of opportunities for international experiences.

Programs:

  • M.S. Applied Behavior Analysis
Locations:  Washington