United States On-Campus Christian Counseling Doctoral Programs
Are you interested in spirituality and counseling? Enrolling in an pastoral counseling masters degree at a college near you could be a great way to develop and enhance your skills. Christian counseling approachs psychological counseling through the lens of the Bible. Christian counselors may work with individuals, families, or larger populations to provide guidance on issues ranging from marriage and addiction to depression. Because they are providing counseling that is derived from the Bible, professionals often work for Christian churches, schools or other organizations.
If you’ve made the decision to pursue your graduate degree, there are a variety of different pastoral counseling programs at the PhD level to consider, such as an Doctorate in Theological Studies or an Doctor of Ministry.
- Phoenix, AZPhoenix, AZ
"Scholarship with a Shepherd's Heart." Students are trained to effectively apply scripture and teach it to others in a practical, relevant manner.
- Aston, PAAston, PA
Neumann equips scholars and practitioners for leadership in today's diverse world of mental health challenges.
- Columbia, MDColumbia, MD
Loyola University Maryland
The pastoral counseling department at Loyola is the only place you will find accredited, advanced degree programs that integrate religious philosophy with practical behavioral science. Pastoral counseling was initially introduced in 1976 as a master's d...
- Baltimore, MD
- New York City, NYNew York City, NY
Hebrew Union College - Jewish Institute Of Religion
The program for the Doctor of Ministry in Pastoral Counseling degree is designed to enable graduates to complete the educational component and part of...
- Kansas City, MOKansas City, MO
Nazarene Theological Seminary
- Montgomery, ALMontgomery, AL
Amridge University (formerly Southern Christian University)
This program is specifically designed to provide our graduates with a wide variety of management skills that include team building, leadership development, conflict resolution, negotiations, diversity issues, productivity improvement strategies, organiz...
- Grand Rapids, MIGrand Rapids, MI
Calvin Theological Seminary
Calvin Theological Seminary exists to train and equip persons for ministry in Christ's church and God's kingdom. It is committed to the Bible as God's Word and to the confessions of the Christian Reformed Church as faithfulinterpretations of that Word.
- Chestnut Hill, MAChestnut Hill, MA
The Boston College Institute of Religious Education and Pastoral Ministry seeks to educate students for academic and professional competence in religious education and pastoral ministry and to provide resources for the continuing education of ministe...
- Pittsburgh, PAPittsburgh, PA
Pittsburgh Theological Seminary
Theological Seminary affiliated with the Presbyterian Church (USA) but ecumenical in teaching and outreach with over 20 denominations represented in the student body. Joint degrees with other local universities in Social Work, Business, Law, Health Admi...
- Provo, UTProvo, UT
Rio Verde University-Utah
RVU leads the nation in research and publication of information regarding issues that pertain to families consisting of remarriage, step-children, and other blended family issues.
- Orlando, OKOrlando, OK
Cornerstone Christian Univeristy
Graduate program in Theology, Christian Psychology and Counseling, Chrisitan Education, Pastoral Lea
- Portland, ORPortland, OR
George Fox Evangelical Seminary
The Semiotics and Future Studies Doctor of Ministry program emphasizes preparing an advance guard of apostles for the future.
- Decatur, GADecatur, GA
Columbia Theological Seminary
- Ashland, OHAshland, OH
Ashland Theological Seminary
Our counseling programs seek to cultivate sound clinical proficiency under the umbrella of spiritual vitality for every student. The curriculum is based on a firm commitment to Biblical responsibilities and principles as they apply to personal wholenes...
- Sarasota, FLSarasota, FL
University of Sarasota,The
These graduate programs offer a practice-oriented program of study scheduled to permit busy professionals to balance the demand...
- Abilene, TXAbilene, TX
Abilene Christian University
- Washington, NJWashington, NJ
Catholic University of America
- Lynchburg, VALynchburg, VA
Liberty University’s Doctor of Philosophy in Counseling program provides advanced training in the field of professional counsel...
- New Orleans, LANew Orleans, LA
New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary