Help clients overcome problems within their families and relationships, as well as mental and emotional disorders with ACU’s online Master of Marriage and Family Therapy.
The need for professionals who can help couples and families work through and cope with difficult issues is on the rise. The Department of Labor reports that this career field will grow faster than the average occupation through 2024. This 60-hour graduate program will prepare you for Christian service and leadership in a variety of secular and faith-based clinical, medical or counseling settings.
You will receive practical training in couple, family and child therapy; mental illness; substance abuse and addiction; and assessment and diagnosis. You will gain real-world experience through a 500-hour internship.
You may also elect to pursue a specialization in Medical Family Therapy, a growing area of interest in the mental health profession, through a 15-credit, 11-month certificate program.
Are you ready to make a difference in the lives of families in your community? Talk to us today or apply now.
This degree is also available on-campus in Abilene.
|Program length||minimum of 32 months
You will take courses such as:
See full ACU online graduate catalog, including admission requirements here.
For a comprehensive list of admission requirements please contact a Graduate Advisor.