BACHELOR OF SCIENCE IN COUNSELING AND MASTER OF SCIENCE IN COUNSELING – ON CAMPUS
Get on a Fast Track for Counseling
Earn two degrees in just six years!
This focused program combines undergraduate and graduate level degree programs for a unique, blended schedule that allows you to earn both degrees in just six years. You will learn the biblical base for effective counseling and how to share God’s love with those who are struggling while you prepare for licensure. Accelerated Counseling Degree.
Be mentored by caring professors
Find your fit in our community
Get involved and make a difference
PREPARATION FOR LIFE
You will be equipped to help people in a variety of counseling positions, such as:
- Career Counselor
- Mental Health Counselor
- School Guidance Counselor
- Marriage and Family Therapist
Accelerated Counseling Major
What Will You Learn?
In all of the programs at CSU, you’ll be interacting with small class sizes and professors who really care and desire to mentor you. You’ll not only receive quality academics to prepare you for your career, but discipleship to prepare you for life. Accelerated Counseling Degree.
Valuable counseling experience
Train with licensed counselors as your professors in interactive classrooms. You will grow your counseling abilities in professional settings through practicums and an internship.
Learn to communicate clearly with clients. You will be prepared to effectively provide assistance for people in difficulty.
A biblical philosophy and methodology
Learn from a biblical foundation and be able to effectively articulate a biblical worldview. You will learn to demonstrate personal awareness and maturity in psycho-social and spiritual development.
Your In-Field Experience, Right on Campus
CSU partners with Foundations Christian Counseling Center to host one of their counseling center locations right on CSU’s campus. This provides Counseling students with easy access to observation of professional, biblically-based live counseling sessions.
Undergraduate Counseling Students:
All counseling-related majors have the opportunity to observe live counseling sessions at the on-campus counseling center. Undergraduate students can observe and then debrief with a supervisor and counselor to gain insight and fulfill observation requirements.
Graduate Counseling Students:
Graduate students can put what they’re learning in the classroom into practice through co-counseling at CSU’s on-campus counseling center. Foundations Counseling Center also welcomes graduate students to fulfill their field experience requirements as counselors.
- Get training and experience in real counseling situations through an internship and multiple practicums.
- Become qualified to pursue licensure and/or certification.
- Earn two degrees in six years.
Be equipped for licensure.
Since the program’s inception, every graduate of CSU’s Master of Science in Counseling program who went on to take the National Counselor Exam for licensure passed on the first try. Accelerated Counseling Degree.
A SOLID FOUNDATION FOR LIFE
Your Priority: God's Word
While you prepare for your career you’ll also earn a double major in Biblical Studies. At CSU, you’ll experience personal mentorship with someone who cares deeply about you and your relationship with your Creator. You’ll be challenged to think through topics and questions through a biblical worldview. Your Bible courses will lay a foundation for whatever path God has for your life.
When you attend this Bible college, you’re getting more than just a degree—you’re getting the tools, support system and encouragement to follow Christ with your whole heart—long after graduation.
EXCEPTIONAL FINANCIAL VALUE
Here's what our students actually pay:
(Hint—it's way less than "sticker" price! Plus, our costs continually fall below our in-state, private school competitors' actual costs.)
A Christ-centered education is a wise investment. That's why we make biblical education as affordable as possible for students like you.
Scholarships are for Christian character, work ethic and academics. 99% of full-time, on-campus students get free financial aid. (Based on incoming class of Fall 2021)
AVERAGE NET COST AFTER FREE AID
AVERAGE FREE AID RECEIVED
(not including loans)
FIND YOUR PLACE AT CSU
For more than 90 years, CSU has prepared Christ-centered, career-ready graduates to serve around the globe in a variety of ministries and careers. You'll learn from trusted professors who have a heart for Christ and desire for discipleship. You'll join a community of CSU students who are passionate about using their talents to serve Christ.