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Christian Counseling Master's Degree (Program 3)

Designed for persons holding a Bachelors degree, this program provides the following for the successful student:

This prospectus is designed to provide you with an accurate estimate of the cost of obtaining a Master's Degree in Christian Counseling.  This program provides you with the combination of a license (Licensed Clinical Pastoral Counselor)  and a Master of Arts Degree.  This level of education is typical of those who enter private practice.  Most candidates complete this process in one to two years.  The program must be completed with ten years.

The requirements for completion include completing 15 Courses. 7 of these are required (Phase 1 & 2) and 8 are elective (Phase 3).  

There is a minimum 100 page thesis based on the practicum of 25 APS reports and the Temperament Case Studies course.

Phase I - NCCA Certified Temperament Counselor
Course Descriptions For Phase I
Creation Therapy $ 299.  
Basic Christian Counseling $ 299.  
Christian Psychology & Counseling $ 299.  
Quality, Ethical & Legal Issues $ 299.  
APS Reports (10) $ 300  
NCCA Required Supervision $ 150  
Total Combined Dues Memberships Fees $ 150
    Total Cost Of NCCA Certification Phase I    $1796

Phase II - NCCA Licensed Pastoral Counselor
Course Descriptions For Phase II
Mastering Pastoral Counseling $ 299.  
Temperament Case Studies $ 299.  
Counseling The Co-Dependent $ 299.
APS Reports (15) $ 450  
NCCA Required Supervision $ 150  
NCCA Licensing Fees $ 100
    Total Cost - NCCA Certification Phase II   $1597

Phase III - Clinical License & Master's Degree
Course Descriptions For Phase III
Advanced Course #1 Elective $ 199.  
Advanced Course #2 Elective $ 199.  
Advanced Course #3 Elective $ 199.
Advanced Course #4 Elective $ 199.  
Advanced Course #5 Elective $ 199.  
Advanced Course #6 Elective $ 199.  
Advanced Course #7 Elective $ 199.  
Advanced Course #8 Elective $ 199.  
NCCA Required Supervision $ 150.  
Clinical License Upgrade $  50.
    Total Cost NCCA Certification Phase III   $1792.

The International Institute of Christian Counseling will accept your credits and provide a Master in Clinical Christian Counseling for a degree fee of $1000

The NCCA currently charges $1500 to transfer your course credits to a university or seminary in their system after completion of Phase III. The chosen school will then issue the degree without further cost or study on the part of the student. The entire transfer is handled by the NCCA.   Here is a link to the NCCA schools page.

To begin your education, please submit your application to our Master's Degree Program

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