Master of Christian Counseling
Counseling People God's Way
Curriculum Overview Master of Christian Counseling Degree Program
Earning a Master of Christian Counseling Degree from Chaplains College can be a rewarding experience for individuals interested in integrating their faith with their counseling practice. The program is designed to equip students with the necessary knowledge and skills to provide effective counseling services to clients while also maintaining ethical standards that align with Christian beliefs. The curriculum covers crisis intervention, family therapy, addiction counseling, and pastoral care. Students will learn how to apply biblical principles to various counseling situations and develop strategies for helping clients overcome challenges related to mental health and spiritual well-being.
4 Sessions | 3 Courses per Session |3-4 Credit Hours per Course | 44 Total Credit Hours | Requisite Intern Credit Hours
MCC1 Counseling and Spiritual Warfare
MCC2 Healing Work of the Holy Spirit
MCC3 Spiritual Dynamics of Addiction
MCC4 Youth Violence
MCC5 Principles of Life Course
MCC6 Family Violence
MCC7 Marriage and Family Counseling
MCC8 Foundational Principles of Faith Based Counseling
MCC9 Crisis & Trauma Counseling
MCC10 Ministering to Those in Grief
MCC11 Counseling /Terminally lll
Thesis: 30,000 to 40,000, word thesis. Topic of thesis will be selected by the professor.
Thesis 8 Credit Hours
Total of 44 Credit Hours
American Psychological Association (APA) Requirements
Students are required to utilize American Psychological Association (APA) formatting and maintain a level of quality as required for all CCSGS Programs. Written research assignments must reference sources when utilized in research assignments. References must include the title of the manuscript, page location, book author name, and name of publisher, and date of publication. The student must write a research paper for each course of study. All graduate-level students will be required to write a thesis or dissertation.