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Couple and Family Therapy

Antioch University

12 months
56325 USD/year
56325 USD/year
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The Couple and Family Therapy Program at the Antioch University helps adult students pursue a rewarding and meaningful career that enhances the lives and relationships of individuals, couples, and families.


We offer a master degree in Couple and Family Therapy at the Antioch University. By focusing on a family systems perspectives and pairing the traditional classroom setting with comprehensive clinical training and onsite internships, you will be better prepared for licensure as a Marriage and Family Therapist in Washington State.

Career Outlook

The following is a list of possible jobs (some require additional post-master’s education):

  • General Psychotherapist
  • Specialist (Military Family, Domestic Violence, Childhood Sexual Abuse, Child Abuse Prevention, Parenting, Marital, Family, Adult, Infant Specialist, Bilingual Mental Health, Inpatient, Adolescent Specialist, Group, Hospital-Based, Multicultural Specialist, LGBTQIA, Sex, Contracted, Substance Abuse, School-Based, Corporation-Based, Eating Disorder, Hoarding Disorder, Play, Pastoral, Parent-Child Interaction Therapist, Wraparound, In-Home, Triage and Crisis Team, Outreach, Deaf and Hard of Hearing)
  • Early Childhood Mental Health Clinician
  • Clinical Supervisor
  • Research Assistant
  • Agency Director
  • Private Practice

Programme Structure

Core Courses:
  • Family of Origin Systems
  • Multicultural Perspectives
  • Communication and Counseling Skills
  • Counseling Individuals in the Family System
  • Systems Perspectives in Family Therapy
  • Theories and Practice of Family Therapy 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed the online admissions application.
  • A Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution is required.
  • Submit official transcripts from ALL colleges/universities you have attended to the Admissions Office. Transcript evaluations are required for all coursework completed outside of the U.S. or Canada (except Quebec). See Transcript Evaluation section on International Students webpage for details.
  • Two recommendations are required. Use the online application form to enter the names and email address of your recommenders.
  • Your recommenders must be people who can best assess your capabilities and readiness to enter a graduate clinical training program. 
  • Admission Essay

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    56325 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 56325 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    56325 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 56325 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Seattle

1480 - 2580 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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