Marriage & Family Therapy
ACU’s Master of Marriage and Family Therapy program combines relevant courses in courses in couple, family, and child therapy; mental illness; substance abuse and addiction; and assessment and diagnosis to provide professional clinical training for students seeking mental health licensure.
Master of Marriage and Family Therapy
Graduate study in Marriage and Family Therapy at Abilene Christian University combines a systems/relational understanding of people's lives with theory, clinical training, and the integration of faith and learning. The two-year, 60-hour program prepares graduates for Christian service and leadership in a variety of secular and faith-based settings.
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The Marriage and Family Therapy Program is accredited by the Commission on the Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education.
Student Achievement Data
- Advertised Program Length: 2 Years
- Maximum Time to Complete Program: 7 Years
|Cohort Year||Graduation Rate||National Exam Pass Rate||Licensure Rate|
|Fall 2005 - Spring 2006||100.00%||100.00%||40.00%|
|Fall 2006 - Spring 2007||100.00%||92.31%||60.00%|
|Fall 2007 - Spring 2008||100.00%||93.33%||60.00%|
|Fall 2008 - Spring 2009||95.00%||100.00%||47.37%|
|Fall 2009 - Spring 2010||100.00%||92.86%||72.22%|
|Fall 2010 - Spring 2011||93.33%||80.00%||57.14%|
|Fall 2011 - Spring 2012||95.65%||94.74%||N/A*|
|Fall 2012 - Spring 2013||100%||100%||N/A*|
The above data are provided in accordance with COAMFTE requirements.
*Data for the Fall 2012 cohort is not yet available because students in this cohort have not completed the program or have not yet completed licensure requirements.