Diploma in Pastoral Counseling Studies

Overview & Purpose

The Diploma in Pastoral Counseling Studies will guide you through the major theological themes in the Bible and equip you to various ministry positions, missions, social service, and personal spiritual development.  The Diploma in Pastoral Counseling Studies enhances your knowledge and competency in spiritual and professional growth through advanced biblical, theological, and ministerial education.  Upon completion of this comprehensive courses program and once you pass your final exam, you will receive your Diploma in Pastoral Counseling Studies.

The registration and tuition are FREE and the total cost of the entire program is just an administrative fee of only $95 and upon completion, you will receive your Diploma in Pastoral Counseling Studies.

Admissions

Genesis University admits all students who desire to study in a spiritually disciplined atmosphere, and who is in agreement with Genesis University’s terms and conditions, ethical standards, educational philosophy, and objectives of the Institution.  Genesis University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, or ethnicity in its admissions policies, employment policies, administrative policies, and scholarship and loan programs.

The privilege of attending Genesis University is contingent upon the student’s full cooperation and agreement with the policies and principles of the Institution.  The school reserves the right to request the withdrawal of any student who does not fit in with the spirit of the Institution, regardless of whether or not he/she conforms to all specific rules and regulations of the University.

Grading Scale

Genesis University provides the following Grading Scale:

PA Pass with distinction 90-100%
P Pass 60-89%
I Incomplete 50-59
F Failed 0-49%

Program Assignments

  1. Read the content of the assigned material, watch and/or listen to video and audio lectures.
  2. Use the discussion forum to ask questions and exchange ideas with others.
  3. Prepare carefully before starting the final exam, which will be open-book/open-notes and consists of 50 multiple choice and true/false questions, and have a time limit of 2 hour and 30 minutes.

Note: In order to pass, your average grade for the final exam must be at least 60%.  Otherwise, you will fail and will receive no credit.  If you fail your final exam, you can take it 3 more times for a charge of $25 per try.

Educational Programs

Every academic program is divided into three basic parts.  Course requirements are listed under:

  1. General Education Core.
  2. Bible Core.
  3. Leadership Core.
  4. Concentration Core.