Learn how to help families identify, understand and resolve conflicts, work toward functional relationships and embrace healthy, balanced family roles.
Using our interactive, digital learning platform, students will benefit from the diverse experiences and perspectives of their peers and fully qualified instructors. Students will closely examine multiple aspects of human nature, including behavioral, mental, spiritual, interpersonal and cognitive aspects.
The Master of Science in Mental Health and Wellness with an Emphasis in Family Dynamics degree at Grand Canyon University focuses intensely on family dynamics, including the practical applications of theories to promote health and wellness within the family system.
An in-depth knowledge of family dynamics and mental health will serve you well as you pursue a career in the mental health field. Graduates may choose to pursue work in the following settings:
- Social service agencies
- Outpatient or inpatient care facilities
- Schools and universities
- Mental health facilities
- Military settings, including VA facilities
Some GCU graduates decide to apply for positions in churches and religious institutions, while others pursue careers in community health organizations. Some career opportunities may require additional qualifications or credentials.
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- Introduction to Graduate Studies in the Liberal Arts
- Introduction to Mental Health and Wellness
- Ethics and Cultural Diversity in Mental Health and Wellness
- Introduction to Family Dynamics & Systems
- Family Development
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Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesFamily & Consumer Science Health Sciences View 51 other Masters in Family & Consumer Science in United States
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We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- Graduate applicants may be accepted at GCU with an undergraduate degree from an accredited college or program that has been approved by Grand Canyon University (GCU), with a 2.8 GPA or higher.
- If you do not meet the GPA requirement, you may be eligible for admission with a graduate degree from an accredited, GCU-approved college or program and passing test scores: GMAT, GRE.
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International530 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 530 USD per credit and a duration of .
National530 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 530 USD per credit and a duration of .
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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Getting a Student Visa
This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.