Pastoral Studies/counseling Colleges and Programs

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This educational program focuses on the theory and principles of pastoral care and prepares ordained clergy to provide non-clinical pastoral counseling to individuals and groups. This program includes in depth instruction in pastoral leadership, counseling psychology; individual and group procedures; crisis intervention; pastoral care; theological and spiritual counseling; and applications to specific types of ministry.

The accredited schools, colleges and universities listed below offer majors and degree programs in Pastoral Studies/counseling.

Amridge University

1200 Taylor Rd, Montgomery, AL 36117-3553

Phone Number:334E13
Website:www.amridgeuniversity.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:No
Student Population:1,056 (531 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1
Admissions:www.amridgeuniversity.edu/au_admissions.html
Financial Aid:www.amridgeuniversity.edu/au_financialaid.html
Online Application:www.amridgeuniversity.edu/Amridge/login.aspx?Re…

Andrews University

Berrien Springs, MI 49104

Phone Number:(800) 253-2874
Website:www.andrews.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Finge town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:4,298 (2,186 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:16 to 1

Anna Maria College

50 Sunset Lane, Paxton, MA 01612-1198

Phone Number:(508) 849-3300
Website:www.annamaria.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Campus setting:Rural fringe community
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:1,570 (1,116 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:9 to 1

Arlington Baptist College

3001 W Division, Arlington, TX 76012-3425

Phone Number:817E12
Website:www.abconline.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:152 (152 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:9 to 1
Admissions:www.abconline.org
Financial Aid:www.abconline.org
Online Application:www.abconline.org

Asbury Theological Seminary

204 N Lexington Ave, Wilmore, KY 40390-1199

Phone Number:(859) 858-3581
Website:www.asburyseminary.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Finge town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:1,909 (0 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1
Admissions:www.asburyseminary.edu/become-a-student/
Financial Aid:www.asburyseminary.edu/become-a-student/financi…
Online Application:student.asburyseminary.edu/cgi-bin/public/apply…

Ashland University

401 College Ave, Ashland, OH 44805

Phone Number:(419) 289-4142
Website:www.ashland.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Finge town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:9,195 (3,379 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:17 to 1
Admissions:www.ashland.edu/admission
Financial Aid:www.ashland.edu/finaid/
Online Application:www.ashland.edu/apply

Athenaeum of Ohio

6616 Beechmont Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45230-2091

Phone Number:(513) 231-2223
Website:www.athenaeum.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:4-year certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:307 (154 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:19 to 1

Baptist Bible College and Graduate School

628 E Kearney, Springfield, MO 65803-3498

Phone Number:(417) 268-6060
Website:www.gobbc.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:658 (553 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:19 to 1

Barry University

11300 NE 2nd Ave, Miami, FL 33161-6695

Phone Number:(800) 756-6000
Website:www.barry.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Doctor's degree – other
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:10,773 (6,221 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:13 to 1

Bayamon Central University

Avenida Zaya Verde La Milagrosa Barrio Hato Tejas, Bayam?n, PR 00960-1725

Phone Number:788E13
Website:www.ucb.edu.pr
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:No
Student Population:2,656 (2,016 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:19 to 1
Online Application:www.ucb.edu.pr

Bethel Seminary San Diego

6116 Arosa St, San Diego, CA 92115

Phone Number:(619) 582-8188
Website:www.bethel.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Master's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:No
Student Population:235 (0 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1

Bethel Seminary-St. Paul

3949 Bethel Dr, Saint Paul, MN 55112

Phone Number:(651) 638-6180
Website:www.bethel.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – other
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:899 (0 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1

Bethesda Christian University

730 N. Euclid St, Anaheim, CA 92801

Phone Number:(714) 517-1945
Website:www.bcu.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – professional practice
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:No
Student Population:339 (195 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:57 to 1

Biola University

13800 Biola Ave, La Mirada, CA 90639-0001

Phone Number:(562) 903-6000
Website:www.biola.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:6,454 (4,289 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:15 to 1
Admissions:www.biola.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid:www.biola.edu/undergrad/financialaid/
Online Application:www.biola.edu/undergrad/apply/now.cfm

Boise Bible College

8695 W Marigold St, Boise, ID 83714-1220

Phone Number:(208) 376-7731
Website:www.boisebible.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:185 (185 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1
Admissions:http://www.boisebible.edu/future_students/
Financial Aid:http://www.boisebible.edu/future_students/finaid/
Online Application:www.boisebible.edu/Admissns/application9.07.pdf

Boston College

140 Commonwealth Avenue, Chestnut Hill, MA 2467

Phone Number:(617) 552-8000
Website:www.bc.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Other degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:16,542 (10,656 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1

Caldwell College

120 Bloomfield Avenue, Caldwell, NJ 07006-6195

Phone Number:(973) 618-3000
Website:www.caldwell.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:3,130 (2,259 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:16 to 1
Admissions:www.caldwell.edu
Financial Aid:www.caldwell.edu

California Baptist University

8432 Magnolia Ave, Riverside, CA 92504-3297

Phone Number:(951) 689-5771
Website:www.calbaptist.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:4,679 (3,466 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:15 to 1
Admissions:www.calbaptist.edu/admissions

Calvary Bible College and Theological Seminary

15800 Calvary Road, Kansas City, MO 64147-1341

Phone Number:(816) 322-0110
Website:www.calvary.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:371 (291 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1
Admissions:college.calvary.edu/admissions
Financial Aid:college.calvary.edu/finances

Cathedral Bible College

803 Howard Pkwy, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577-1413

Phone Number:(843) 477-1503
Website:www.cathedralministries.org
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – other
Campus setting:Rural fringe community
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:192 (156 undergraduate)

Emmanuel College

181 Springs St, Franklin Springs, GA 30639

Phone Number:(706) 245-7226
Website:www.ec.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Campus setting:Distant town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:756 (756 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:11 to 1

Freed-Hardeman University

158 E Main St, Henderson, TN 38340-2399

Phone Number:(800) 348-3481
Website:www.fhu.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Campus setting:Distant town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:2,260 (1,588 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:17 to 1
Admissions:www.fhu.edu/admissions
Financial Aid:www.fhu.edu/admissions/tuition
Online Application:my.fhu.edu/Admissions/Application.aspx?applicat…

Gardner-Webb University

Main St, Boiling Springs, NC 28017-0997

Phone Number:(704) 406-2361
Website:www.gardner-webb.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Rural fringe community
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:4,705 (3,120 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:17 to 1

Huntington University

2303 College Ave, Huntington, IN 46750

Phone Number:(260) 356-6000
Website:www.huntington.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting:Distant town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:1,355 (1,207 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:10 to 1
Admissions:www.huntington.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid:www.huntington.edu/finaid/default.htm
Online Application:apply.huntington.edu

John Wesley College

1215 Eastchester Drive, High Point, NC 27265-3115

Phone Number:(336) 887-3000
Website:www.laureluniversity.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:133 (133 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:5 to 1

La Salle University

1900 W Olney Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19141-1199

Phone Number:(215) 951-1000
Website:www.lasalle.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – professional practice
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:7,408 (4,696 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1
Admissions:www.lasalle.edu/admiss/
Financial Aid:www.lasalle.edu/admiss/fin_aid/
Online Application:www.lasalle.edu/admiss/apply_now.php

Loyola Marymount University

One Lmu Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90045-2659

Phone Number:(310) 338-2700
Website:www.lmu.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:9,833 (6,035 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:11 to 1
Admissions:admission.lmu.edu
Financial Aid:financialaid.lmu.edu

Marylhurst University

17600 Pacific Hwy – Hwy 43, Marylhurst, OR 97036-0261

Phone Number:(503) 636-8141
Website:www.marylhurst.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
4-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:No
Student Population:2,460 (1,281 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:10 to 1
Admissions:www.marylhurst.edu/admissions
Financial Aid:www.marylhurst.edu/financialaid
Online Application:www.marylhurst.edu/admissions/apply.php

Moody Bible Institute

820 N LaSalle Blvd, Chicago, IL 60610-3284

Phone Number:(312) 329-4000
Website:www.moody.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:4,051 (3,450 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:24 to 1
Admissions:www.moody.edu/edu_MainPage.aspx?id=3096
Financial Aid:www.moody.edu/financialaid/
Online Application:olm.moody.edu/DCS/mcp?p=80035QS035QS0000000

Neumann University

One Neumann Drive, Aston, PA 19014-1298

Phone Number:(610) 459-0905
Website:www.neumann.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – professional practice
Doctor's degree – other
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:4,194 (3,241 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:15 to 1

Notre Dame College

4545 College Rd, Cleveland, OH 44121-4293

Phone Number:(216) 381-1680
Website:www.notredamecollege.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting:Large suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:2,952 (2,122 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:22 to 1

Olivet Nazarene University

One University Avenue, Bourbonnais, IL 60914-2271

Phone Number:(815) 939-5011
Website:www.olivet.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – research/scholarship
Campus setting:Small suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:6,428 (3,429 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:13 to 1

Saint Mary's University of Minnesota

700 Terrace Heights, Winona, MN 55987-1399

Phone Number:(507) 457-1600
Website:www.smumn.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Distant town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:8,267 (2,416 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:15 to 1

St. Catherine University

2004 Randolph Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55105

Phone Number:(651) 690-6000
Website:www.stkate.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:1-year certificate
2-year certificate
Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – professional practice
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:5,918 (4,240 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:21 to 1
Admissions:www.stkate.edu/pages/admissions/
Financial Aid:minerva.stkate.edu/financialaid.nsf
Online Application:www.stkate.edu/pages/admissions/apply_now.php

Taylor University

236 W Reade Ave, Upland, IN 46989-1001

Phone Number:(765) 998-2751
Website:www.taylor.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Associate's degree
Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting:Distant town
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:2,013 (2,013 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:9 to 1

University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

900 College St, Belton, TX 76513-2599

Phone Number:(800) 727-8642
Website:www.umhb.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – other
Campus setting:Small suburb
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:2,970 (2,669 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:13 to 1
Admissions:www.umhb.edu/prospective/
Financial Aid:financialaid.umhb.edu/
Online Application:www.umhb.edu/prospective/apps_and_forms.html

University of Portland

5000 N Willamette Blvd, Portland, OR 97203-5798

Phone Number:(503) 943-7911
Website:www.up.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Doctor's degree – professional practice
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:4,264 (3,301 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:14 to 1
Admissions:www.up.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid:www.up.edu/finaid/
Online Application:www.uportland.org/freshman/

University of St Thomas

2115 Summit Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55105-1078

Phone Number:(651) 962-5000
Website:www.stthomas.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:4-year certificate
Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree
Campus setting:Large city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:12,667 (6,442 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:15 to 1
Admissions:www.stthomas.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid:www.stthomas.edu/financialservices/default.html
Online Application:http://www.stthomas.edu/admissions/apply/

Vanguard University of Southern California

55 Fair Dr, Costa Mesa, CA 92626

Phone Number:(714) 556-3610
Website:www.vanguard.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Campus setting:Midsize city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:2,679 (2,341 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:16 to 1
Admissions:http://www.vanguard.edu/undergraduate/
Financial Aid:www.vanguard.edu/financialaid
Online Application:http://www.vanguard.edu/undergraduate/applying-for-admission/

William Carey University

498 Tuscan Ave, Hattiesburg, MS 39401-5499

Phone Number:(601) 318-6051
Website:www.wmcarey.edu
School Type:4-year private not-for-profit
Awards Offered:Bachelor's degree
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Doctor's degree – professional practice
Campus setting:Small city
Campus housing:Yes
Student Population:4,263 (2,388 undergraduate)
Student-to-faculty Ratio:21 to 1

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