The purpose of the Master of Religious Counseling is to equip and motivate students to become competent leaders in the Counseling ministries of churches. Studies in this program guide and encourage students to develop in educated performances of their ministry. Master of Religious Counseling are able to serve the Christian community as Counseling directors of religious Center, congregations, diocesan offi ces, or as counseling teachers of religion in faith-based institutions.
To graduate, a student must
Successful graduates of the program will be awarded a degree in Master of Religious Counseling.
Students are usually expected to complete the program in 2 years. The maximum time frame allowed for students to complete a program is 150% of the normal program length, namely 3 years for the Master’s programs. An extension may be granted for special circumstances.