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M.Sc. On Campus

Couple and Family Therapy

University of Nevada, Las Vegas

18 months
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23411 USD/year
23411 USD/year
6869 USD/year
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The Couple and Family Therapy master's degree offered by the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, prepares students for a profession as a marriage and family therapist as well as a mental health counselor by integrating components of MFT theories as well as mental health diagnoses. 

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Overview

The Couple and Family Therapy degree offered by the University of Nevada, Las Vegas , also qualifies students to apply for licensure in the state of Nevada and sit for the national MFT licensing exam.

Learning Objectives

The MFT Program at UNLV is designed to achieve several Educational Outcomes. Decisions we make as a faculty about the direction of a program are generally tied to developing better ways to measure the outcomes, achieve the outcomes, and revise the program with consideration to supporting the Educational Outcomes. In short, these outcomes uniquely distinguish UNLV’s MFT Program from any other. It is important that you acquaint yourself with these outcomes.

Career Possibilities 

With a master’s degree in Marriage and Family Therapy, plus post-degree training and supervision you can become:

  • Licensed as a marriage and family therapist.
  • Certified as a family therapy supervisor.
  • A marriage and family therapy researcher.
  • An instructor of marriage and family therapy.
  • A clinician in an agency setting.
  • A private practitioner of marriage and family therapy.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Sexual Issues in Marriage and Family Therapy
  • Counseling Across the Lifespan
  • Diversity in Couple and Family Therapy
  • Substance Abuse in Couple and Family Therapy
  • Family Dynamics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts  All applicants are required to submit a transcript from each postsecondary institution attended, showing all degrees and coursework, the dates awarded, and grades received. If the institution is outside the U.S., a foreign credential evaluation may be required.
  • Credentials not in English must be accompanied by an English translation certified as true by a university official, an official representative of a United States embassy or consulate, the United States Information Service, the United States Education Foundation, or an approved professional translating service. Notarized copies of originals or translations are not considered official. 

Tuition Fee

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    23411 USD/year
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  • National

    23411 USD/year
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  • In-State

    6869 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 6869 USD per year during 18 months.

Living costs for Las Vegas

880 - 1430 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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