Luther Rice College & Seminary

Master of Arts in Biblical Counseling

The Master of Arts in Biblical Counseling (MABC) degree from Luther Rice University & Seminary is designed to train students to serve as a counselor in local churches and other ministry settings. The program equips students with the necessary skills to assist those in need of Christ-centered counseling or pastoral care.

This graduate-level program is not designed to prepare students for state licensure. It does prepare students to serve as non-licensed counselors in a variety of contexts.

Students will complete a counseling practicum as part of the course requirements. The practicum can occur in a variety of settings. Those interested in the program should communicate with Dr. Ron Cobb before registering for the course.

MABC Program Facts:

  • Fully-accredited by the Association for Biblical Higher Education
  • 36 hour graduate degree program
  • Over 96% of graduates report satisfaction with their academic experience
  • Transfer in up to 6 credit hours
  • Available 100% online or through on campus classes in Atlanta
  • Includes practicum requirement for hands-on learning

Program Information

School Name: Luther Rice University & Seminary

Program Name: Master of Arts in Biblical Counseling

Program Length: One and a half to Two years

Instruction Methods: Available 100% online or through a combination of online and on-campus classes

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Phone Number: (770) 484-1204

Program Requirements:

  • 36 Credit Hours
  • Practicum

Admission Requirements: For admissions requirements, contact an Enrollment Advisor at 1-800-442-1577 or by email at

Luther Rice College & Seminary program information was last updated in April of 2020. For more information, visit the university's website above.