Biblical Counseling Program

Biblical Counseling Vision:

The Biblical Counseling Program at BTS is designed to house several levels of training. From lay certification to Doctoral Studies, we desire to produce graduates that are faithful to a Biblical view of personhood and equipped to provide insight, guidance, direction, and counsel to individuals struggling with significant issues in their personal and relational lives.

Director: Dr. Howard Eyrich

Degrees offered:

  • Lay Counseling (2 classes/4 hours)
  • Advanced Certificate of Biblical Counseling (15 classes/30 hours)
  • Masters of Arts in Biblical Counseling (31 classes/62 hours)
  • Doctor of Ministry in Biblical Counseling (40 hours/dissertation)

Sample Courses:

  • Introduction to Biblical Counseling 
  • Using the Bible in Counseling 
  • Marriage & Family Counseling
  • Theological Anthropology & Counseling Theory
  • Using the Bible in Counseling
  • Biblical Counseling & the Law
  • Biblical Approach to Addictions
  • Biblical Counseling & Gender and Sexuality
  • Biblical Counseling with Children & Youth
  • Pre-Marriage Counseling
  • Advanced Marriage & Family Counseling
  • Group Dynamics

Stay in Touch With BTS

Subscribe for updates, new classes and programs, and opportunities.

Contact BTS

Main Campus
Briarwood Presbyterian Church – Room A203
Office Hours: Mon.-Fri., 8am-5pm.

Birmingham Theological Seminary
2200 Briarwood Way
Birmingham, AL 35243-2923
Telephone: (205) 776-5650
Fax: (205) 776-5241

Birmingham Theological Seminary Shield Logo

Birmingham Theological Seminary

Copyright Birmingham Theological Seminary 2019 © All rights Reserved

Privacy Policy

Website Design by Chris Davis Digital.

We Value Your Privacy

We use cookies to enhance your browsing experience and analyze traffic to this site. By clicking “Accept” you consent to our use of cookies.