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    Build the educational foundation needed to pursue MFT and/or PCC licensure with CalSouthern’s MA in Psychology, with an Emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy degree program. If you are interested in pursuing a career as a Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT) and/or a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC), and you already hold a bachelor’s degree in psychology or a related field, this 100% online psychology degree program could be the right fit for you. Study how to apply evidence-based practices, clinical intervention, and prevention strategies, develop consultation and professional skills, and more, through coursework designed from a culturally and ethically aware perspective.

    CalSouthern cannot guarantee employment, licensure, salary, or career advancement.

    Quick Facts

    Credits required: 60
    Cost per credit: $545
    Program length: 4 years (full-time status) 1
    Max transfer credits: 12 credits2
    1. Time to degree completion can be shortened by accelerating completion of courses and through credits accepted in transfer.
    2. Transfer credit is evaluated on an individual basis. Not all credits are eligible for transfer. See the University Catalog for transfer credit policies.

    Potential career paths may be found in the following industries:

    Marriage and Family Therapy

    Clinical and Mental Health Counseling

    Private and Group Practice

    Community Mental Health Care

    CalSouthern cannot guarantee employment, salary, or career advancement.

    Why Choose CalSouthern?

    CalSouthern faculty mentors offer personalized student guidance. They are dedicated to helping learners understand how to apply their coursework to various real-world situations.

    We offer locked-in tuition rates; interest-free payment options; federal loan deferment for qualified enrolled students; and reduced tuition for alumni, current and former servicemembers and first responders.

    Fully online degree programs make it more convenient to manage juggling a career and family while working toward your academic goals.*

    *This program does require practicum experience. In person practicum requirements vary by setting and jurisdiction.

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