Daniel L. Akin
At the heart of Southeastern’s mission is to provide trained, passionate, and humble men of God to serve as pastors in Southern Baptist and other evangelical churches. The impact of godly pastoral leadership in building Christ’s church cannot be overstated, nor can the need for solid preparation for practical ministry. The Pastoral Ministry with Biblical Counseling track prepares students for pastoral ministry in the local church with a special emphasis on counseling, pastoral care, and family ministries.
Options for the Program:
What Can I do with this degree?
Pastor in a local church
Lead a biblical counseling ministry
Train lay leaders in the church to serve in biblical counseling
What Courses Will I Take?
- PRS 6520 – The Pastor and the Preaching Ministry 3 semester hr(s).
- PMN 6720 – Administration and Education in the Local Church 3 semester hr(s).
- BCO 6551 – Counseling Individuals with Problematic Emotions 3 semester hr(s).
- BCO 6560 – Marital and Pre-marital Counseling 3 semester hr(s).
At SEBTS you'll receive a clinically-informed counseling education that can equip you for either a ministry or vocational setting and prepare you to work effectively with pastors or professionals.
Asst. Professor of Biblical Counseling