Project Description

Certificate or Diploma in Christian Ministry: Counselling Psychology

Diploma in Counseling focuses on providing therapeutic treatments to people who are experiencing undesired symptoms of emotional, social, educational, health, vocational, organizational or developmental nature. The need for professional counselors in our present society cannot be underestimated. Parents, Teachers, Pastors, community leaders and anyone else who is serving people in the society in any capacity needs to learn how to transform people’s lives through this course.

Courses in Counselling Diploma

This is a one and half year course. By the end of this course, the trainee should be able to:

  • Acquire knowledge and skills that will enable them to identify and offer guidance and counseling in the learning institutions.
  • Acquire knowledge on diverse areas that affect learners in learning institutions e.g. substance abuse, sociology of the family, youth and sexuality, HIV/AIDS etc
  • To set up a functional Guidance and Counseling Department in a learning institution
  • Generate new knowledge by conducting research study in an area of interest related to the school/college set up
  • Offer guidance and counseling services to learners with diverse needs in learning institutions. (Schools and colleges)
  • Understand the ethical considerations in counseling and incorporate it in their practice
  • DGC 3701: Communication skills & ICT
  • DGC 3702: Personal Development.
  • DGC 3703: Guidance practice in Educational Settings.
  • DGC 3704: Theories of Counselling
  • DGC 3705: Counselling process & practice
  • DGC 3706: Research methods
  • DGC 3707: Theories of human growth
  • DGC 3708: Group counseling
  • DGC 3709: Professional studies
  • DGC 3710: HIV/AIDS
  • DGC 3711: Sociology of family
  • DGC 3712: Theories of career development.
  • DGC 3713: Health psychology
  • DGC 3714: Personality theories
  • DGC 3715: Abnormal behaviour & modification.
  • DGC 3716: Student Personnel services
  • DGC 3717: Substance abuse counselling
  • DGC 3718: Child and adolescent issues
  • DGC 3719: Project in an Educational set up
  • DGC 3720: Practicum in an Educational set up

Diploma in Counseling is a full time, one and half year course with minimum admission requirements as follows:

  • KCSE C– or or KCE Div. 2 or the equivalent
  • Certificate in Community development, Social development, Social work, Community Health, Counseling and Psychology.
  • Course open to Beginners, Development workers, Social workers, Project managers and Fresh students

Fee Structure for Academic Year 2021

Certificate or Diploma in Christian Ministry: Counselling Psychology

Module I

  • Course Duration: 4 months
  • Tuition: 18,500
  • Other fees: 7,500
  • Total fees, 26,000
  • Scholarship 20% off: 5,200
  • Total fees payable: 20,800

Module II

  • Course Duration: 4 months
  • Tuition: 18,500
  • Other fees: 5,500
  • Total fees, 24,000
  • Scholarship 20% off: 4,800
  • Total fees payable: 19,200

Module III

  • Course Duration: 4 months
  • Tuition: 18,500
  • Other fees: 6,500
  • Total fees, 25,000
  • Scholarship 20% off: 5,000
  • Total fees payable: 20,000

Breakdown of other fees per semester

Reg. Admin. Library Activity Insurance (per year) Caution & student ID IT
1,500 1,000 1,000 1,000 1,000 1,000 1,000


Payments can be made through bank deposit

Bank deposit slips should be submitted to the respective office in order to be issued with an official receipt.

  • Bank—CFC Stanbic Bank
    Branch– Waiyaki Way
    Account Name—Bridgeworld College
    Account Number– 01-0000-2262104

Payments can be made through Mpesa

  • Go to Mpesa Pay Bill
  • Enter Business Number
  • Stanbic Business number is 824629
  • enter account number 13 digits. (01-0000-2262104)
  • (Follow other instructions as prompted)

Policy on refund of fees

  1. The following fees are non-refundable. Registration fees, Student ID fees and Insurance fees.
  2. 50% of the tuition fees may be refunded on the first month of the semester. Notification of deferring or dropping the course must be given to the Administration before hand

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