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Many of our graduates, upon completion of a graduate school program and their required supervision hours, are now gainfully employed as Professional Counselors, Psychologists, and Social Workers. They have worked for Christian and secular agencies, both here in the United States and overseas. Even right out of our undergraduate Psychology Program, a large number of our graduates have been able to find work as County Case Managers and as Psych Techs in large hospitals and other treatment facilities.
Yes! We rigorously teach Research Statistics, Research Methods, and Physiological Psychology. We also teach Professional Ethics in our Counseling and Research courses, and we give preference to “evidence based” counseling methods and developmental theories. Some of our recent graduates have had their way paid through graduate school, because they were able to serve as Research and Teaching Assistants in the departments where they received their graduate training. We are excited about the fact that the counseling and helping procedures that are
We are not a “Bible only” program, but we do attempt to provide something better than individualistic and often illogical “integration.” We attempt to achieve biblical consistency in everything we teach and do. At every turn, we attempt to build our knowledge base and procedures from the biblical view of humankind. We attempt to be Christians first – meaning that we want to be known as those whose are faithful to the Lord and his Word before we concern ourselves about being professional in our work as counselors, psychologists, and/or educa
B.A., Furman University; Ph.D., University of Tennessee
M.Div., Columbia Biblical Seminary
Dr. Andy Mull serves students at the University of South Carolina with International Students, Inc. He has had various teaching experiences at Dallas Theological Seminary, Columbia Biblical Seminary, Africa Inland Mission, and in various churches.
Dr. Mull has a Doctor of Philosophy in New Testament from Dallas Theological Seminary and a Master of Divinity from Columbia Biblical Seminary.
B.A., Hope College; Th.M., Dallas Theological Seminary; M.Ed., University of Toledo; Ph.D., Bowling Green State University
B.A., Columbia International University; M.A., Columbia Biblical Seminary
Why earn an Associate of Arts Degree at CIU?
For a basic understanding of the Bible taught by some of the world’s top biblical scholars, consider the Associate of Arts program from Columbia International University. In just two years, you will learn the principles of Bible interpretation and gain essential Bible skills.
Because the Associate of Arts degree also includes core academic courses in General Education, it lays the foundation for a bachelor’s degree or advancement in a variety of professional fields or ministry.
Why study Psychology at CIU?
Got a heart that always wants to help? Maybe you’re concerned about at-risk youth. Or the victims of the international sex slave trade. Or meeting the needs of those with emotional disorders. A needy world needs you, and you need the training that comes with the Columbia International University Psychology program.
Why minor in Philosophy at CIU?
Critical thinking skills and an understanding of the modern world are necessary for any career in the 21st century. A minor in Philosophy assists you in developing a solid biblical worldview, and the lifelong ability to compare it to the ideas and beliefs of men and societies. Electives are flexible, allowing you to study topics of greatest interest to you.