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Christian Counseling BA - MA - PhD Program 6  - Discontinued*

Please contact us for alternatives.

Designed for persons holding a High School diploma or AA degree:

This prospectus is designed to provide you with an  estimate of the cost of obtaining a BA, an MA and a Doctoral Degree in Christian Counseling. This program typically takes two to three years to complete, but it is self-paced and may been completed in from one to five years.  There is a minimum 100 page Master's thesis based on the practicum of 25 APS reports. and a 140 Page dissertation based on the 35 APS reports, or a published book acceptable to the university. 

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

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

Phase III- Clinical License & MA Degree
Course Descriptions For Phase III
8 Advanced Courses  (Elective) $   1592
APS Reports $    300  
Clinical License Upgrade $     50
NCCA Required Supervision $    150  
    Total Cost Of NCCA Certification Phase III   $2092

Phase IV- AdvancedClinical Certification & PhD
Course Descriptions For Phase IV
16 Advanced Courses  (Elective) $  3184  
35 APS Reports $  1050  
NCCA Required Supervision $    250  
    Total Cost Of NCCA Certification Phase IV   $4484

*Matriculation Fees

The International Institute of Christian Counseling will accept your credits and provide a Bachelor's Degree for $200, Master in Clinical Christian Counseling for a degree fee of $500 and a PhD for $500.

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.  

After Phase II the BA Matriculation Fee is $1200
After Phase III the MA Matriculation Fee is $1500
After Phase IV the PhD Matriculation Fee is $1500

Separating the degree fees from the coursework reduces costs for those not requiring a degree.  Matriculation fees go to the universities fees for issuing the degree.

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