Bachelor of



Course Description

Our Bachelor of Counseling program is a comprehensive and specialized course of study designed to prepare students for a fulfilling career in the field of counseling and mental health. This program equips students with the knowledge, skills, and empathy required to support individuals and communities in their mental and emotional well-being.

Throughout the program, students will engage in coursework that covers various areas of counseling, including counseling theories, techniques, ethics, and multicultural perspectives. They will also gain practical experience through supervised internships and hands-on training, allowing them to apply their knowledge in real-world counseling scenarios.

Our dedicated faculty, who are experienced and licensed counselors, provide mentorship and guidance to students, ensuring they develop the necessary competencies to become effective and compassionate counselors. We emphasize the importance of cultural sensitivity and ethical practices in the field of counseling.

Upon completing the Bachelor of Counseling program, graduates are well-prepared to pursue careers in counseling settings such as mental health clinics, schools, community organizations, or private practice. They play a crucial role in helping individuals and communities navigate challenges, improve mental health, and lead more fulfilling lives.

Course Features

Modality: Virtual

Duration: 10 semesters

Aimed at: People interested in Theology or Church


At the end of the academic process and whenever the student does not owe or has not approved (or) any subject, may request their respective certificates of study.The studies of the Program lead to the Academic Degree of BACHELOR IN COUNSELING. To obtain the Diploma the graduate must comply with the requirements and academic requirements, following the procedure established by the University.

Registration requirements:

Registration requirements:

>  Pass the admission exam

>  Photocopy of Certificate of studies of regular basic education

> Simple photocopy of the National Identity Document or passport

>  Fill out the registration forms

>  Payment of Admission Rights

Methodological Guidelines:

– Theoretical: it includes thematic exhibitions, the analysis of cases, essays, discussion, report of readings, group work for the analysis of the modular contents and their tools.

– Practice: includes thematic dynamics, field work, development of academic days.

Educational materials:

– Reading material.

– Data display-slide in power-point.

– Overhead projector and transparencies.

– Acrylic board and markers.

– Paper and cardboard.

Methodological Guidelines:

– Group work all modules 25%

– Two exams (partial and final) 10%

– Exhibition of academic subjects 10%

– Thematic essays 5%

– Design of an administrative department 25%

– Development of an academic day 25%

TOTAL 100%



American Pontifical Catholic University is a university private, non profit, interdenominational, with spiritual emphasis and Christian values, which offers following degrees: Associate, Bachelor, Master and Doctor with religious modifier.