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Master of Arts in Professional Counseling

Liberty University



Liberty University's Master of Arts in Professional Counseling program provides you comprehensive training in professional counseling to prepare you for licensure and national certification. Specialized courses are comprised of Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP) equivalent curriculum. These courses also provide you with a strong foundation based on biblical principles to supply the values, knowledge, and skills needed to effectively work as a professional counselor.

The MA in Professional Counseling from Liberty University is a 48 credit hour program offered in three convenient formats: Online, Resident (on campus), or Blended (which combines online learning with campus residency options). The online program requires 4 one-week intensive residencies. A 3 credit hour internship and a 3 credit hour practicum are required for completion of the program. The MA in Professional Counseling program may lead to licensure as a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) in most states.

Tuition is $395 per credit hour, there is a $150 technology fee per semester, a $50 application fee, and a one time $100 MA Counseling Assessment fee.

Liberty University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate, bachelors, masters, and doctoral degrees.

Accreditation Information

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

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