Warriors at heart. Your campus experience may only last a few years, but your connection to Southern Wesleyan can last a lifetime. Stay connected to SWU through events, publications, and social media.

The faith-filled community at SWU is comprised of students, faculty and staff who are passionate about learning and growing, both inside and outside of the classroom.

Apply for the Master's in Counseling

Congratulations on taking the first step toward becoming a licensed counselor!

We’re eager to continue the conversation with you. You can start the process by applying online. An online application should only take around 15 minutes to complete.


Please select the term below you are applying for.

Fall 2021 (August)


If you are having problems with the online application forms, please contact us at .

Applications for future terms are not available at this time. If you are currently not receiving communication from the SWU Online admissions team, we encourage you to share your contact information.


This is one of the best decisions you can make for your career, your earning power and your own personal sense of accomplishment. SWU is an ideal choice for those who want to:

  • Find a convenient class schedule and location that fits into your work/life balance
  • Earn an affordable degree with high-value professional returns
  • Pursue an online degree from a respected, traditional university
  • Learn within a supportive, student-centered community
  • Incorporate Christian ethics and strategies into your career