Richmont Graduate University provides a Christ-centered education and research that advances God’s work of healing, restoration, and transformation in the lives of individuals, churches, and communities.
Richmont is a graduate institution aimed at providing a masters level degree in professional counseling, ministry, or psychological studies, from a Christian perspective. Our belief is that our students should walk into their future careers with a foundation based on the values set before us by Christ.
In the midst of these goals, we strive to provide a strong community, real life training, and approachable educators equipped to bring life and experience into every setting. Located on two beautiful campuses in Atlanta and Chattanooga, we believe Richmont is perfectly situated to enhance a culture of higher education and innovation.
View our Annual Perspectives | 2013 report for a fantastic overview of the university as well as an in-depth look at our 2013 year.
Richmont’s primary objective is to provide master’s-level training in professional counseling from a Christian perspective. Training occurs within the context of a structured curriculum and supervisory relationships and is designed to equip graduates to facilitate Christ-centered spiritual growth, mental health, and relational healing. Our graduate education programs culminate in the following degrees:
Richmont Graduate University is founded on principles that adhere to the National Association of Evangelicals Statement of Faith appearing below. This statement has been affirmed by more than seventy denominations and thus represents a broad evangelical consensus. All faculty members affirm this statement, and students who attend Richmont will be taught from a Christian perspective.
Embrace the path. Embrace the faith. Restore the world.