Now is a Great Time to Enroll in an Online Pastoral Counseling School

By visiting the unique online school page for one of the two pastoral counseling schools displayed below, you'll be able to obtain comprehensive info to help you make an informed decision about where to enroll. Ohio Christian University, the highest ranking school below, will train students to become pastoral counselors, pastors, counselors, christian counselors, etc. and give them an outstanding chance at finding employment, directly comparable to an on-campus school. At present, according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics there are 30,900 people employed as counselors alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $44,400. Religious workers make on average $33,160 per year and there are about 6,140 of them employed today.

Pastoral Counseling Common Job Tasks
  • counseling the bereaved
  • counseling congregations
  • counseling abuse victims
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Ranked by Excellence

Ohio Christian University

Ohio Christian University prepares students to serve effectively in the church and society by providing a holistic, Christ-centered, biblically integrated education in the Wesleyan tradition.

Pastoral Counseling Programs at Ohio Christian University

Liberty University Online

Liberty University School of Law is founded upon the premise that there is an integral relationship between faith and reason, and that both have their origin in the Triune God. Thus, from this perspective, legal education that purports to prepare individuals to pursue justice should skillfully integrate faith and reason as a means to the formation of law and a just society.

Pastoral Counseling Programs at Liberty University Online

Pastoral Counseling Schools by State & City

Top 20 US Pastoral Counseling Schools (campus and online)

Boston College
Total Programs 112
Number of Subjects 94
Rank in USA 29th
Emory University
Total Programs 112
Number of Subjects 89
Rank in USA 30th
Biola University
Total Programs 65
Number of Subjects 65
Rank in USA 78th
Providence College
Total Programs 86
Number of Subjects 77
Rank in USA 119th
Loyola University Chicago
Total Programs 160
Number of Subjects 125
Rank in USA 144th
University of San Diego
Total Programs 88
Number of Subjects 92
Rank in USA 155th
University of Dallas
Total Programs 71
Number of Subjects 73
Rank in USA 163rd
Duquesne University
Total Programs 152
Number of Subjects 127
Rank in USA 166th
Seattle University
Total Programs 106
Number of Subjects 118
Rank in USA 169th
Cedarville University
Total Programs 96
Number of Subjects 88
Rank in USA 206th
Catholic University of America
Total Programs 130
Number of Subjects 104
Rank in USA 209th
Virginia Commonwealth University
Total Programs 138
Number of Subjects 124
Rank in USA 222nd
Harding University
Total Programs 105
Number of Subjects 105
Rank in USA 224th
Indiana Wesleyan University
Total Programs 117
Number of Subjects 116
Rank in USA 227th
John Brown University
Total Programs 62
Number of Subjects 66
Rank in USA 231st
Moravian College and Moravian Theological Seminary
Total Programs 58
Number of Subjects 66
Rank in USA 250th
Dominican University
Total Programs 88
Number of Subjects 88
Rank in USA 263rd
Seton Hall University
Total Programs 113
Number of Subjects 115
Rank in USA 298th
Eastern University
Total Programs 73
Number of Subjects 76
Rank in USA 304th
Andrews University
Total Programs 139
Number of Subjects 121
Rank in USA 317th