Master of Marriage & Family Therapy
Abilene Christian University

Program Details

Help people overcome mental and emotional disorders as well as difficulties in their personal relationships through Abilene Christian University’s online Marriage and Family degree. This master's program prepares students for Christian-based leadership in either secular or faith-based clinical, medical, or counseling settings. 

This online graduate program provides real-world training through a 500-hour internship. Graduates of this degree may sit for the Marriage and Family Therapy National Exam.

Course topics include:

  • Couple, family, and child therapy
  • Mental illness
  • Substance abuse and addiction
  • Assessment and diagnosis

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Abilene Christian University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Applicaton Requirements

Interview, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent


Abilene Christian University is affiliated with the Churches of Christ and enrolls more than 52,00 students. As a Christian-based institution, ACU is committed to biblical principles and maintains a Code of Conduct that reflects these principles.