Liberty University Online

Master of Arts: Professional Counseling (60-hour)


1971 University Blvd.

Lynchburg, VA 24502

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Arts: Professional Counseling (60-hour)

Format: Online

Program Description:

Take your counseling career to the next level with a Master of Arts in Professional Counseling from Liberty University Online. This program will provide a strong foundation of biblical principles, and comprehensive training in professional counseling to prepare you for licensure and national certification. Three one-week intensives are required, as well as a three-credit hour internship and a three-credit hour practicum. Students are also required to complete an internship and practicum to graduate from the program. Both 48-hour and 60-hour programs are available, depending on your state's licensing requirements. Contact your state to find out your state's licensing requirements before applying.

Potential Career Fields: Hospital Programs, Mental Health Agency, Ministry-Related Counseling Center, Other Public or Private Facility, and Private Practice


Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Eligibility Requirements:

Regionally or nationally accredited bachelor’s degree with at least a 2.0 GPA for admission in good standing.

Student are requirement to complete an internship and practicum to graduate from the program.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Loans Offered: Available to many students and parents, loans are an option for funding one's education.

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