Our Mission

Human Behavior, Faith, and Ethics

Mission of Lubbock Christian University

  • Lubbock Christian University is a Christ-centered, academic community of learners, transforming the hearts, minds, and hands of students for lives of purpose and service.

Mission of the Psychology and Counseling Department

  • The Department of Psychology and Counseling is committed to the idea that science and faith do not oppose each other, but in fact, complement one another.
  • Our mission is to produce academicians, clinicians, practitioners, and scholars who are solidly grounded in the science of human behavior, the ethics of their chosen profession and the principles of their faith.  The Department provides personal access to exemplary teaching, Christian mentorship, and challenges student centered academic progress.
  • Opportunities will be provided to all students for professional, community-based experiences and development of scholarly contribution to their field of study. 

Why LCU?

Psychology and Counseling

You are valued - Small, personal class size, practicums and internships have a 6:1 ratio, outstanding doctoral level faculty and mentors, 3 exceptional academic graduate programs, and financial assistance available for those that apply.

You are important – Come to our campus and enjoy the beautiful Fountains or a Starbucks before or after class. Dubbed one of the greenest campuses in the nation, you will find peace in our outdoor space. Our staff and faculty are ready to support you whether you are on or off campus.

You will succeed - Personally, spiritually, and professionally. Our faculty and staff are committed to helping you succeed. 

What Else Do We Offer?

A writing center for help with those basic writing errors as well as develop a stronger APA writing style.

Technology help for those days when you just have trouble or when you just need more information.

Student service coordinators who will check in with you to make help you manage the day-to-day challenges of graduate school.

Advisors that know your name and can easily assist you in developing a program schedule right for you.

A Counseling Center for help when you need some additional support to destress, work through some current situations or other mental health needs.

Career Services to help find a job or need some additional direction in your current or future career.