Gain the comprehensive training you need for professional counseling licensure and national certification by earning your Master of Arts in Professional Counseling from Liberty University Online. Course curriculum provides a strong foundation of biblical principles to supply the values, knowledge and skills needed to effectively work as a professional counselor. Three one-week, residential intensives are required, as well as a three-credit-hour internship and a three-credit-hour practicum. Both 48-hour and 60-hour programs are available, depending on your state's licensing requirements. Before applying, research your state's licensing requirements.
Potential Career Fields: Hospital Programs, Mental Health Agency, Ministry, Counseling Center, Public or Private Practice.