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Master of Christian Psychology and Counseling

The Master of Christian Psychology and Counseling Program Curriculum

The purpose of the Master of Christian Psychology and Counselling Program (PsyC.M) program is to provide the candidate with and advanced competencies and psychology and counselling insights through the preparation and case studies for those actively involved in professional and vocational of Biblical/Christian Counselling and Psychology. Cornerstone focuses on the practical knowledge and understanding rather the actual degree itself. For this purpose, CCU’s requirements and standards are higher than most peer schools without any additional work or cost the student.

The Master of Christian Psychology and Counselling Program is designed for candidates who have either a Bachelor or a Master in any biblical studies. Those candidates who don’t have a prior degree or lack of biblical foundation will be required to take some additional biblical foundational courses to substantiate the lacking. If the lacking is minimal, we’ll do our best to incorporate some require courses to fill any deficiency.

From the start of your first course up to your graduation you’ll know your interest, perception, and desire are biblically challenged and intellectually stimulated; and you’ll be humbly proud of your Biblical, intellectual knowledge and of the calibre of such a highly respected two letter-DR. behind your name.

The Master of Christian Psychology and Counselling Program explores how globalization, Biblical and Biblical Counselling and Psychology, and technology are changing the Christian world and practice, as well as building critical learning skills in counselling practice, teamwork, integrative analysis, and oral and written communication. Recognizing that today’s intellectual and biblical students need flexibility, students have various options for accelerating CCU 48-60 credit hours program.

Contextually speaking, individuals graduated from the Master of Christian Psychology and Counselling program will be prepared to:

  • Demonstrate an advanced understanding and integration of Biblical and Counselling Psychology with a biblical perspective, academic, moral, and ethical discipline.
  • Articulate and apply a comprehensive and critical philosophy of Biblical and Counselling Psychology ministry.
  • Demonstrate advanced competencies in the areas of critical thinking, Research and Writing, Counselling Ethics, Counselling Psychology Communication; Lesson planning/Educational Counselling, and Strategic planning.
  • Plan, implement, and critically evaluate major undertakings in Counselling Psychology development toward the fulfilment of the Great Commission through Biblical and Clinical Counselling professionalism.
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Course #
Course Title
Credits
HRM604
Introduction to Biblical Hermeneutics
4
THE614
Christian Apologetics
4
CON624
Crisis and Trauma Counseling
4
PSY634
Psychology and Christianity
4
CON644
Premarital Counseling
4
PSY654
Psychology and Religion
4
CON674
Counseling Troubled Teens and Their Families
4
PSY724
Psychology of Religious Behaviour
4
CON734
Understanding Counseling
4
PSY744
The Developing Mind
4
PSY754
Comprehensive Child Psychotherapy
4
CPSY700
Thesis Research Project
8