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MA in Biblical Counseling (MABC) Houston

The MABC program prepares men and women to engage in church, institutional, or private counseling practices from a thoroughly biblical perspective. Meeting the program requirements enables a student to apply to the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors for licensure and complete the state’s post-graduate licensure requirements, including additional internship hours and a state licensing examination. This program is fully accredited both regionally and nationally.


Bible Exposition 22
BE101 Bible Study Methods and Hermeneutics 3
BE102 Old Testament History I 3
BE103 OT History II & Poetry 2
BE104 OT Prophets 3
BE105 The Gospels 2
BE106 Acts & Pauline Epistles 3
BE107 Hebrews, General Epistles, & Revelation 3
BE109 Ruth, Psalms, Jonah, & Selected Epistles 3
Systematic Theology 18
ST101 Theological Method and Bibliology 3
ST102 Trinitarianism 3
ST103 Angelology, Anthropology, & Hamartiology 3
ST104 Soteriology 3
ST105 Sanctification & Ecclesiology 3
ST106 Eschatology 3
Counseling Theory & Technique 21
BC102 Theological and Psychological Foundations of Counseling 3
BC210 Counseling Theory 3
BC215 Normal Human Growth 3
BC220 Counseling Methods & Techniques 3
BC225 Abnormal Human Behavior 3
BC230 Lifestyle & Career Development 3
BC235 Social & Cultural Foundations 3
Licensure Preparation 21
BC240 Research Methods & Statistics 3
BC245 Appraisal & Assessmt Techniques 3
BC250 Professional Orientation 3
BC280 Group Counseling 3
BC305 Counseling Practicum I 3
BC310 Counseling Practicum II 3
BC315 Counseling Practicum III 3
Electives & Spiritual Formation 8
PM101 Spiritual Life 2
MABC Electives 6
90 Hours
complete up to 42 hours online
Dallas Houston DC Ext Sites


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