TKU Named a Best Online Bachelor’s in Christian Counseling Ranking Shines Spotlight on Leading Online Programs and Institutions

Southlake, Texas- The King’s University today announced its online Bachelor of Biblical Counseling program was ranked 12th by, a leading provider of higher education information and resources.

According to’s recent report “2017 Online Education Trend Report,” online learning opportunities are expanding at a rapid clip. Online learning opens up educational opportunities to students who cannot pursue traditional on-campus degree programs. In fact, 50% of today’s students see online programs as the only option to get their education due to existing commitments or extenuating circumstances – such as work, family, or disabilities. As a result, online education programs are in high demand and on the rise, demonstrated by the 98% of university administrators reporting that online education has increased or stayed the same over the past few years.

“With the rapid increase in online programs offered nationwide, we are seeing learning options expand and become available to students who would not otherwise be able to gain a meaningful education. This is especially true with niche subjects like Christian Counseling, since they are not as widely offered for prospective students,” said Stephanie Snider, general manager at “Being ranked one of the Best Online Bachelor’s in Christian Counseling signifies that King’s University provides a quality education and meaningful online learning experience that expands the field of Christian Counseling.”’s rankings use a robust methodology grounded in statistical data compiled from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System and College Navigator, both of which are hosted by the National Center for Education Statistics. They aim to objectively assess relative quality based on academic outcomes, affordability, and the breadth and depth of online learning opportunities. For the full list of recognized programs and details on the ranking’s methodology, visit:

Located in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, The King’s University is a Spirit-filled evangelical institution of higher education, dedicated to the preparation of men and women for effective leadership and Christlike servanthood in the global community. Founded by Jack Hayford in 1997, and now in partnership with Gateway Church under the leadership of Robert Morris, TKU is set apart by its integrated learning model, Spirit-empowered community, exceptional value, and flexible course offerings. is the premier destination for prospective students seeking post-secondary education. Featuring one of the nation’s largest collections of data-driven rankings across a wide variety of degree programs, enables students to make informed choices about the schools they choose while providing a library of resources and guides to support students throughout their education and career journeys.