Graduate Behavioral Sciences
If you’re interested in pursuing a graduate degree that will help you change the lives of other people, you have come to the right place. In our graduate programs, we help equip you to strengthen families and marriages, resolve conflicts between people and groups, assist individuals in overcoming addictions and other destructive behaviors, and help clients deal with emotional and spiritual problems.
At Lubbock Christian University, you will enjoy small classes taught by experienced professionals who are still involved in their professions. All of our faculty members hold doctorates and continue to work as counselors, diagnosticians, human service professionals, and consultants. Our professors will help you examine professional research and theory from a Christian worldview, while continuing to write and contribute to scholarly research.
In our graduate programs, we provide students with an online writing center with a doctorate level writing coach. Our programs will encourage you to implement cutting edge technology in your learning experience, so you will be able to implement technology effectively as a professional. We have student service coordinators who will check in with you to make help you manage the day-to-day challenges of graduate school. We also have an online chapel and a prayer room available to assist you with your spiritual growth and development.
We currently offer graduate degrees in Counseling, School Counseling, and online degrees in Human Services and Clinical Mental Health Counseling. As professional counselors and family life educators, we are committed to helping individuals build healthy relationships. What makes us unique is our commitment to help you develop both personally and professionally. We want you to be an excellent professional, but more importantly, we want you to be an emotionally and spiritually healthy individual. We believe that before you can assist others in their healing journey, you must be aware of your own spiritual and emotional health.
Because of our strong commitment to you as a professional and a person, we try to create a warm and nurturing environment in our programs. We want you to feel safe enough to try out new professional skills and new ways of relating to people in your personal and professional experiences. We try to encourage a strong sense of camaraderie and positive interactions among our students and faculty members.
In helping professions, we work directly to change the lives of our clients. As professors, we want to change the lives of our students. We want your educational experience at LCU to be a life changing event.