Pastoral Care

This focus is designed for those anticipating a pastoral ministry with significant counseling responsibilities. Building on the core MDiv curriculum, courses in this focus provide the opportunity for students to gain additional specialization in pastoral counseling, crisis counseling, and group counseling.

Courses you might take

Required: 6 hrs total
CO 5210 Counseling Skills 3 hrs
Choose from the following (totaling 3 hrs):
CM 6000 Issues in Counseling Ministries (may be repeated) 1-4 hrs
CM 6572 Pastoral Counseling for Marriage and Family 3 hrs
CO 6130 Group Counseling 3 hrs
CO 7140 Crisis Counseling 2 hrs
Focus or General Electives Choose from this area or other departments 12 hrs