Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Christian Clinical Counseling

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Christian Clinical Counseling

Upon completion of the Bachelor of Arts degree in Christian Clinical Counseling, the graduate should be able to:

    • Integrate biblical knowledge with psychological methodology so as to function as an efficient counselor;
    • Be conversant with an array of psychological approaches, both Christian and secular, including theoretical and applied principles;
    • Display a basic competence in interviewing skills and psychological techniques;
    • Show familiarity with the classical personality theories; and
    • Demonstrate familiarity with the basic principles of psychological research.

Bachelor of Arts in Christian Clinical Counseling criteria: The Bachelor of Arts in Christian Clinical Counseling program will prepare the student to a basic competence in interviewing skills and psychological techniques. The student will utilize the knowledge of how diverse personalities respond differently to psychology and evangelism.

Breakdown of core curriculum…
Class Class Description Credits
Bible Requirements
BBL 101 Old Testament Survey 3 Credits
BBL 111 Biblical Covenants 3 Credits
BBL 151 New Testament Survey 3 Credits
BBL 201 Bible Doctrines Survey 3 Credits
    Bible Electives 20 Credits
General Education Requirements
ENG 101 English Composition I 3 Credits
ENG 102 English Composition II 3 Credits
ENL 211 Literature 3 Credits
SPH 101 Speech 3 Credits
HIS 212 United States History I OR History of Civilization I 3 Credits
SCI 201 Biology 3 Credits
SCI 125 Earth Science 3 Credits
MAC 301 College Algebra I 3 Credits
MAC 302 College Algebra II 3 Credits
MIW 201 World Religions 3 Credits
GED 101 College Orientation 1 Credit
PHS   210 Philosophy 3 Credits
    Psychology or Sociology 3 Credits
Core Curriculum
PSY 104 Psychology & Counseling
3 Credits
PSY 160 Human Sexuality 3 Credits
PSY 180 Organizational Psychology 3 Credits
PSY 204 Psychology of Childhood 3 Credits
PSY 228 Social Psychology 3 Credits
PSY 312 Tests & Measurements
3 Credits
PSY 330 History & Systems of  Psychology 3 Credits
PSY 380 Personality 3 Credits
PSY 408 Abnormal Psychology
3 Credits
PSY 208  Psychology of Adolescence 3 Credits
PSY 430 Educational Psychology 3 Credits
PSY  212  Psychology of Adulthood 3 Credits
CCO   302  Christian Counseling Ethics 3 Credits
 CCO  410  Theories in Counseling and Psychotherapy 3 Credits
PSY 350 Group Dynamics 3 Credits
CCO 450 Behavioral Science Practicum 3 Credits
CCO 461 Senior Project in Behavioral Science 3 Credits
    Total: 120 Credits