M.S. Marriage and Family Therapy
|Code||Title||Semester Credit Hours|
|MFT 5301||Introduction of Marriage and Family Therapy Theory||3|
|MFT 5302||Advanced Marriage and Family Therapy Theory||3|
|MFT 5307||Ethics in Marriage and Family Therapy||3|
|MFT 5309||Assessment and Treatment of Diverse Families||3|
|MFT 5313||The Person of the Therapist Identification||3|
|MFT 5383||Marriage and Family Therapy Pre-Practicum||3|
|MFT 5391||Clinical Practicum I||3|
|MFT 5350||Marriage and Family Therapy Research Methods||3|
|MFT 5351||Diverse Couples Assessment and Treatment||3|
|MFT 5352||Gender and Sexuality in Marriage and Family Therapy||3|
|MFT 5353||Medical Family Therapy||3|
|MFT 5392||Clinical Practicum II||3|
|MFT 5356||Combat Related Trauma||3|
|MFT 5393||Clinical Practicum III||3|
|MFT 5394||Clinical Practicum IV||3|
|PSYC 5300||Behavioral Statistics||3|
|PSYC 5304||Human Development||3|
|Choose 3 of the following||9|
|Treating Military Families|
or MFT 5357
|Common Factors in Marriage and Family Therapy|
or MFT 5358
|Group Process in Marriage and Family Therapy|
or MFT 5371
|Advanced Couples Interventions|
or MFT 5372
or MFT 5380
|Addiction in Marriage and Family Therapy|
or MFT 5381
|Adolescent in Family Therapy|
or MFT 5382
|Delinquency in Marriage and Family Therapy|
|MFT 5090||Marriage and Family Therapy Theory Comprehensive Examination||0|
|Total Semester Credit Hours||60|
Course Information and Schedule
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Program Entry Requirements
Students will be admitted into the M.S. Marriage and Family Therapy program by the faculty once the application criteria are met. To be accepted into the M.S. Marriage and Family program, students must:
- Programs of Psychology and Counseling Department Application
- Timely submission of admission materials (as listed in current handbook)
- Submitted GRE test scores
Program-Level Student Learning Outcomes
Demonstrate knowledge and appropriate application of classical and postmodern MFT theories.
Demonstrate basic and systemic therapeutic techniques.
Assess how contextual issues affect individual lives and relational dynamics.
Formulate and execute treatment plans based on individual issues, relational dynamics, and contextual issues.
Assess the influence of their social location and personal experiences on the conceptualization and intervention of cases.
Develop collaborative relationships with other mental health professionals and agencies within the local community.
Demonstrate knowledge of current trends and research methods in the field of marriage and family therapy.