Bachelor’s Degree in Christian Counseling

The Bachelor’s Degree program from the National Christian Counselors Association (NCCA) is a popular choice for those desiring to become a professional Christian counselor, because it equips one to become a Certified Temperament Therapist, an NCCA member, and to earn a Bachelors degree in Christian Counseling all in one course.

This Bachelor’s Degree and training program leads to the following degree, certification and pastoral licensure:

  • Phase I:
    • a Certified Temperament Counselor certificate
    • a Clinical Member (non-clergy) or Professional Clinical Member (clergy) certificate
  • Phase II:
    • a Licensed Pastoral Counselor certificate
  • Phase III
    • a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Christian Counseling

Course Overview, Fees, and Requirements

This program is for those who already hold a high school diploma and are experienced Christians. Most candidates complete this process in one to two years, although it has been accomplished in less time. There is a ten year time limit on the program.

The requirements for completion include completing 13 Courses. Seven of these are required and six are in your chosen area(s) of concentration.  There is also a 500 question Bible exam.

Pricing and courses are subject to change. There is a $5.00 processing fee per course. Shipping fees on your workbooks will vary per shipment.

Phase I – NCCA Certified Temperament Counselor
Creation Therapy  $259
Basic Christian Counseling  $259
Christian Counseling Integrating Temperament  $259
Quality, Ethics and Legal Issues  $259
APS Reports (10)  $300
NCCA Required Supervision  $100
Combined Dues, Memberships, and Fees  $150
    Total Cost Of NCCA Courses and Practicum Phase One $1,586

There is a significant discount available for those students who demonstrate their commitment by paying for Phase One in a single payment.

Phase II– NCCA Licensed Pastoral Counselor
Counseling The Codependent  $259
Mastering Pastoral Counseling  $259
Temperament Case Studies  $259
APS Reports (15)  $450
NCCA Required Supervision  $100
NCCA Licensing Fees  $100
Total Cost Of NCCA Courses and Practicum Phase Two $1,427

Phase III– Clinical Christian Counselor License
6 Advanced Courses (Electives)  $954
500 Question Bible Exam  $0
Supervision Phase 3  $100
Total Cost Of NCCA
Phase 3

There is a $1,500.00 transfer fee to the accrediting university upon completion of the degree.

Going Forward

If you would like guidance in clarifying which course is right for you, please don’t hesitate to contact us. To apply for this course, please fill out our enrollment application form. The application form is available either online or in print. A $45.00 application fee is required before your application can be processed, and is payable either by mail along with your print application or via our payments page.

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