JBU Graduate Counseling

Instill hope and healing.

At John Brown University, we believe that the best counselors go beyond empathy to become a guide to understanding and recovery.

JBU’s master’s degrees in Clinical Mental Health Counseling (LPC), Marriage and Family Therapy and School Counseling integrate a conceptual framework of competence, attitudes and character, relationships and essential knowledge (CARE) to create counselors with Christ-like character, integrity, compassion and commitment.

With a master’s degree in counseling from JBU, you will be prepared professionally for counseling and guidance positions in:

  • Public and private elementary and secondary schools
  • Community agencies
  • Private agencies
  • Pastoral settings

Become a counselor who instills hope and healing. Master counseling.


Why JBU?

  • Christian values-based learning
  • Academically and professionally qualified faculty
  • Preparation for state licensure as a Marriage and Family Therapist, Licensed Professional Counselor, School Counselor or Play Therapist
  • Opportunity to combine licensure programs
  • Experiential learning through hands-on training
  • Evening and summer classes
  • Campus and online courses