Prof. Linda King teaches Biblical Counseling at Lucent University. Her experience includes assessing the biopsychosocial needs of clients, applying competencies to predict problems based on patient behavior, and fostering the development of self-help skills.

She is skilled in integrating crisis intervention techniques to groups and individuals, and promoting cooperative counselor/ client resolution of clinical problems. Prof. King prepares university students globally for counseling technique proficiency and also helps to establish the Biblical Counseling Department.

Doctorate in Christian Counseling, 2022
Christian Leadership University
Major: Counseling

Master's in Counseling Psychology, 2017
Southwestern Assemblies of God University
Major: Clinical Psychology

Bachelor's in Criminal Justice, 2011
Kaplan/Purdue University
Major: Forensic Psychology

Certified Private Investigator, 2008
Professional Career Development Institute

    Professor - Lucent University, Plano, TX
    April 2019 – Present

    Counselor - Elledge Counseling Associates, Waxahachie, TX
    September 2016 - April 2017

    Realtor - New Home Realty, San Antonio, TX
    August 2006 – August 2016

    Executive Assistant - Conqueror’s Assembly, San Antonio, TX
    October 2000 – June 2004

    Summa Cum Laude - 3.97 GPA

    Psi Chi Honor Society, Alpha Beta Kappa Honor Society, Golden Key Honor Society, Kaplan

    President’s List, Kaplan Dean’s List

    Professional Membership in National, Texas and San Antonio Associations of Realtors

    Assessing Priorities/Time Management
    Crisis Intervention/Management
    Public Speaking
    Organizational Skills
    Negotiation Skills


The professors that teach the Bachelor of Theology and Ministry Program hold advanced degrees from the most prestigious Bible Colleges, Seminaries, and Universities in the world including Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, Dallas Theological Seminary, Dallas Baptist University, and Gateway Seminary. Lucent selects professors based on their faithfulness to the Scriptures, their academic background, lifetime achievements, and their ability to teach dynamic classes.