Certificate of Christian Counseling

program overview

The Christian Counseling certificate is designed for licensed mental health professionals seeking post-graduate education. This 12-credit hour graduate certificate, offered through the College of Professional Studies, presents the tenets of Christian counseling to a variety of counselors to make a positive impact for Christ and His kingdom in their fields.

Our Christian counseling program includes courses that integrate counseling ethics and advanced Christian counseling training. Licensed mental health professionals looking to enhance their skillset can consider our Christian Counseling Certificate, which features Christian counseling courses in:

  • Tenets of Christian Counseling
  • Special Topics in Counseling
  • Spirituality in Counseling
  • Love, Grief and Anger


  • Launching Fall 2025
  • 12 credit hours
  • Completion time: 1 semester minimum
  • Cost: $475 per credit hour + $55 PCH tech fee (Financial Aid eligible with FAFSA completion)
  • Fully online, asynchronous courses

Admissions Requirements

Students who complete the free online application will be required to show that they have earned a bachelor’s degree by submitting the following for admission:

  • Official college transcript with a minimum GPA of 2.5

Our accredited Christian counseling programs also offer opportunities for continuing education in Christian counseling, providing pathways for professional development and specialization. Enroll today to join a community dedicated to Christian therapy, Christian family counseling, and making a transformative impact through faith-based counseling.