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Columbia Center


Discover the unique learning opportunities Columbia has to offer.

The Lenoir-Rhyne University Center for Graduate Studies in Columbia, South Carolina, offers master's degree programs in Clinical Mental Health Counseling, Occupational Therapy and a fully online Human Services program. 

All degree programs are service-oriented and consistent with the university’s mission of providing a Christ-centered, caring community. The center shares a campus with the Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary, and is located in the garden level of Beam Hall.

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Lenoir-Rhyne in Columbia is located in the capital city and cultural center of South Carolina. You'll have access to historical and cultural attractions, a world-class zoo, outdoor recreation, national parks and sporting events while receiving an exceptional graduate education.

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Faculty & Staff


Meet our expert faculty and staff who will support you during your time a Lenoir-Rhyne University.

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Columbia, SC 29203
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Columbia, SC 29203
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Kerry Thompson

Thompson brings comprehensive experience, high professional esteem and leadership excellence to guide all healthcare programs at LR.

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Class officers Diego Sanjuan and Bethany Perry lead the line of 2024 graduates

In the second week of May, Lenoir-Rhyne University will hold commencement ceremonies recognizing the Class of 2024 at our three campus locations in Hickory, N.C., Asheville, N.C. and Columbia, S.C.

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