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Counseling Psychology

Moody Bible Institute

12 months
460 USD/credit
460 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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With a Master of Arts in Counseling Psychology at the Moody Bible Institute, students learn to apply clinical training, biblical insight and spiritual integration to the counseling profession—including individual, family, marital, premarital, child and adolescent.


This Counseling Psychology degree at the Moody Bible Institute prepares you to serve Christ in a wide array of counseling-related ministries. 

Key Features 

  • Become a Christian counselor or clinical therapist. Serve as a church ministry leader, in a local agency or in private practice.
  • This program equips you for professional licensure and enables you to complete 12 to 15 months of supervised practicum and internship experience.

Programme Structure

  • Learn from faculty mentors with expertise in a variety of counseling disciplines. Each professor has the academic knowledge and clinical experience to equip you with the skills you need to be a successful counselor.
  • Dr. John Restum has training in both clinical psychology and theology, bringing an integration of both to his classroom and clinic work. Professionally, Dr. Restum provides clinical consultation with the Wayne County Sheriff and Detroit Police Departments. 
  • Dr. James Wood has taught and counseled at Christian schools, hospitals, churches and missions organizations. Additionally, he has maintained a private clinical practice for over 15 years.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete and submit online application
  • Support doctrinal qualifications for students
  • Write autobiographical essays
  • Provide two references (Not applicable to CMHC Applicants)
  • Pay nonrefundable application fee
  • Transcript Evaluation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    460 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 460 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    460 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 460 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Chicago

1297 - 2491 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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