Master of Arts in Counseling ~
  Master of Arts in Divinity

   Dual Degree Program


MDiv degree plan w/ LPC track

Counseling Class with Dr. TerrellThe MDiv/MAC dual degree provides a full Master of Divinity degree (75 credit hours) and a full Master of Arts in Counseling degree (67 credit hours). Separately, the two degrees total 142 credit hours, but, in the dual degree plan, with 28 shared credit hours that count toward both programs, students will complete 114 total credit hours. Pastors, chaplains, and others who desire the MDiv or are working toward ordination but who see the importance of the MAC for their career choices and direction will benefit from the dual program.

 

 

 

 

MDiv/MAC Dual Degree Plan

  MDiv Required Courses Course Titles Hours
  BI 510 Biblical Hermeneutics 3
  CH 510 The Christian Story I 3
  CH 511 The Christian Story II 3
  COU 663 Marriage and Family Dynamics 3
  COU 665 Counseling Diverse Populations 3
  CS 501  Christian Spirituality 3
  CS 510 Spiritual Disciplines and Practices 3
  IE 601 Integrative Experience I 1
  IE 602/605 Integrative Experience II 1
  NT 501 Christian Canon: New Testament 3
  OT 501 Christian Canon: Old Testament 3
  PC 501  Pastoral Care 3
  PH 551 Christian Ethics 3
  PL 650 Transformational Leadership 3
  PR 501 Principles of Preaching 3
  TH 501 Christian Theology 3
  TS ________ ________________________ 3
    Choose TS 510 The Missional Church Movement or TS 630 Missional Theology  
  MDIV Electives Select from: HG, BI, CH, CS, GR, NT, OT, PH, TH, TS  
  __________ ______________________________ 
  __________  ______________________________  3
  __________  ______________________________  3
  COU/PC Courses     
  COU 522  Human Growth and Development 3
  COU 530 Theories of Counseling and Psychotherapy 3
  COU 630 Prevention, Intervention, and Consultation  3
  COU 640 Grief Counseling 3
 Supervised Field Education Requirements   
  COU 751  Counseling Practicum 3
  FE 651 Ministry Practicum I 3
  Capstone    
    MDiv Portfolio
1
  Total Credit Hours    75
       
  Optional 9-hour Concentration in ___________________________________
  ____________  ________________________________________________ 
  ____________  ________________________________________________
  ____________  ________________________________________________ 
       
     Master of Arts in Counseling Degree Program (LPC prep with MDIV)
  Theological Requirements  
  _____ 501 (NT 501, OT 501, or TH 501)____________________________________ 3
  CS 501 Christian Spirituality 3
  Counseling Requirements   
  COU 500  Counseling Research and Statistics 3
  COU 510 Professional Orientation 3
  COU 522 Human Growth and Development 3
  COU 530 Theories of Counseling and Psychotherapy 3
  COU 540 Appraisal and Assessment in Counseling 3
  COU 600 Counseling Skills and Techniques 3
  COU 611 Psychopathology 3
  COU 620 Addictive Behavior and Treatment 3
  COU 630  Prevention, Intervention, and Consultation 3
  COU 663 Marriage and Family Dynamics 3
  COU 665 Counseling Diverse Populations 3
  COU 674 Group Process and Practice 3
  COU 700 Legal and Ethical Issues in Counseling 3
  COU 710 Lifestyle and Career Counseling 3
  COU 751 Counseling Practicum 3
  COU 752 Counseling Internship I 3
  Counseling Electives    
  COU 640 Grief Counseling 3
  COU __________  ________________________________________ 
  COU __________   ________________________________________
  COU __________   ________________________________________
  Capstone     
  COU 799  Integrative Capstone in Counseling 2
  Total Credit Hours   68
       
  MDIV w/LPC track shares 28 credit hours for a total plan of 115 credit hours
  *Required pre-practicum courses