Ph.D. in Counseling & Psychological Studies

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Ph.D. in Counseling & Psychological Studies – Biblical Counseling


More than ever the field of psychology needs influential clinical leaders who integrate science and faith. The Doctor of Philosophy in Counseling & Psychological Studies – Biblical Counseling prepares you for a career in the areas of mental health counseling, research, education and psychological science. Grounded in Scripture, this track provides you with scientific, historical and theological elements in counseling. If you’re a scholar seeking to impact the culture beyond the Ph.D. counseling arena and don’t need professional accreditation, then this doctoral degree is for you.

  • Gain a solid foundation in research methods and field experience.
  • Learn integrative Christian psychology approaches to treat people with behavioral and emotional issues.
  • Break new ground in psychology through your dissertation.
  • Presented from a Christian worldview, coursework is offered online and supported by award-winning faculty in Virginia Beach.

Career Opportunities:

  • Congregational/Pastoral Leader
  • University Faculty/Leadership
  • Researcher/Writer
  • Church Counseling Consultant

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