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Teaching the Word! Changing the World!


The Master of Arts (MA) in Christian Counseling is a 2-year professional program that focuses on counseling ministries. The program is designed to prepare graduates for professional ministry as counselors either locally or in mission settings.
Language & Course Schedule

English Program : Tuesday through Friday: 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
- Track A : Counseling Ministry Track
- Track B : Professional Counseling Track

Korean Program : Tuesday through Friday: 8:30 am - 6:00 pm (Theology classes for the Korean program are offered in the evening)

Graduation Requirement

Satisfactorily pass 47 credit hours of coursework and obtain a minimum GPA of 2.5
Satisfactorily pass the comprehensive exam (normally taken during the 2nd year)
Complete 4 semesters of Chapel requirement
Complete 3 semesters of Field Education
Complete the program within 4 consecutive years

Academic Information

Academic Load : Average 10-13 credits per semester
Thesis (4 credits) is optional
Combined courses will be offered in English for both the English and Korean sides for 3 semesters
A practicum fee is charged for practicum courses (Clinical Observation, Practicum, Supervision)
Students must fulfill their 3-semester Field Education (FE) requirement at a local church or Christian organization while they are enrolled at Torch Trinity
See curriculum for counseling hours