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Marriage, Couple, and Family Counseling

Northwest Nazarene University

M.Sc.
24 months
Duration
515 USD/credit
515 USD/credit
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About

The focus of the Marriage, Couple, and Family Counseling program at the Northwest Nazarene University is to prepare students with a strong understanding of marriage, couple, and family counseling theory and therapy. 

Overview

Masters in Marriage, Couple, and Family Counseling majors are prepared to make application for both the Licensed Professional Counselor credential and the Associate Marriage and Family Therapy credential in the State of Idaho.

The Marriage, Couple, and Family Counseling program at the Northwest Nazarene University is delivered in a traditional, face-to-face, onsite program with some blended course options.  NNU is a religiously-affiliated institution with a Wesleyan foundation.  Spiritual wellness, an atmosphere of gratitude, commitment to community, service to others, a relational focus between faculty and with students, and good mental health practices are modeled by faculty for students.  Students of any background/tradition are welcome.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Meta-Theoretical Practices in MCFC
  • MCFC Assessment & Evaluation
  • Advanced Models & Interventions in MCFC
  • Family Education Experience
  • Contemporary Directions in MCFC

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university.
  • Upon acceptance into the Counselor Education Masters Program you will be required to undergo fingerprinting and a background check. 
  • An appropriate fit between the applicant and the program, as determined by references, a program interview, a resume, a biographical background, and a paper on the student's view of counseling.
  • Strong evidence of a fit between the applicant and the dispositions needed to be an effective counselor, through the lens of ratings on the research-based characteristics of effective helpers.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    515 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 515 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    515 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 515 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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Due for update

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Marriage, Couple, and Family Counseling
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Northwest Nazarene University

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