The mission of the Master of Arts in Counseling Programs is to educate and train students to develop knowledge, skills, and personal awareness necessary for them to function as professional counselors. The Marriage and Family, Mental Health, and School Counseling Programs serve students from both local and wide geographic areas who wish to integrate an understanding of Christian faith with professional counseling of diverse counselees in a variety of religious and secular settings. The programs are based on a holistic biological, psychological, social and spiritual understanding of human development. In addition to general counseling proficiency, students specifically are trained to become marriage and family, mental health, or school counselors.
Music education and music business graduates have a 95-100% job placement in the first year.