30 months
615 USD/credit 14760 USD/year
615 USD/credit 14760 USD/year
615 USD/credit 14760 USD/year
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Are you interested in counseling families through difficult issues? Liberty University's Family and Marriage Therapy (Online) master’s program can prepare you to help individuals, couples, and families find healing through counseling. 

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Build a strong foundation in Marriage and Family Therapy (MFT) principles and strategies that can equip you to seek licensure as a Marriage and Family Therapist.

Courses within Liberty University 's Family and Marriage Therapy (Online)  master’s program can sharpen your understanding of individuals, couples, and family counseling theory, techniques, and effective clinical practice. With Liberty’s master’s degree in MFT, you’ll learn ethical, professional, and legal issues in counseling from a professional and biblical perspective. 

Potential Career Options with a Master’s Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy

Our master’s in marriage and family therapy online degree program helps prepare graduates to pursue Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT) status in the state of Virginia. Students from other states seeking this degree should check with their state board’s requirements to determine whether the program will lead to licensure in their state.

As a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), you may find rewarding employment in one of the following areas: 

  • Church or ministry-related counseling programs
  • Counseling centers
  • In-patient or out-patient hospital programs
  • Mental health agencies
  • Private practice as a marriage and family therapist
  • Residential treatment facilities

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Group Counseling 
  • Research & Program Evaluation
  • Assessment Techniques in Counseling
  • Career Development & Counseling
  • Psychopathology
  • Theories of Family Systems 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
More details

For online programmes, Liberty University offers multiple intakes depending on your chosen time table. To find out more information, visit the university's page.


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60 SCH



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English requirements

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Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A regionally or nationally accredited bachelor’s degree with a 2.7 or above GPA is required for admission in good standing.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14760 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 615 USD per credit during 30 months.
  • National

    14760 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 615 USD per credit during 30 months.
  • In-State

    14760 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 615 USD per credit during 30 months.


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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