The coursework provided meets the academic requirements for licensure as a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) in the state of Texas. Students complete a 3-semester practicum, in a University-approved counseling setting under the supervision of a licensed marriage and family therapist supervisor (LMFT-S), as part of the degree plan. Before becoming an LMFT, the graduate must pass the MFT Jurisprudence Exam and complete a minimum of two years of supervised work experience (3000 hours) in marriage and family therapy services.
Programme StructureCourses include:
- Marriage, Couple, and Family Counseling Theories
- Assessment and Treatment of Couples and Families
- Practicum in Marriage and Family Counseling
- Advanced Practicum in Marriage and Family Counseling
- Single Adult Issues, Premarital Counseling and Marital Enrichment Counseling
- Counseling Adolescents and Their Families
- Introduction to Human Sexuality
- Gender Issues and Differences
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesFamily & Consumer Science Counselling View 159 other Masters in Family & Consumer Science in United States
- Official Transcripts – Official transcripts should be sent directly to The Graduate School from the college or university that awarded your bachelor’s degree. Transcripts from any additional coursework since that time should also be submitted.
- Two (2) Recommendation Forms
- GRE Required – Take the Graduate Record Examination test (GRE). All portions are considered, including verbal, quantitative and analytical writing.
- Interview – An admission interview is required.
International1650 USD/moduleTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1650 USD per module and a duration of 24 months.
National1650 USD/moduleTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 1650 USD per module and a duration of 24 months.
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