Master of Arts in Marital & Family Therapy
Alliant International University

Program Details

A master’s degree in Marital and Family Therapy is available through Alliant International University’s California School of Professional Psychology. The MFT online program combines academic coursework with hands-on professional practice

Students will learn how to help individuals and families across a broad spectrum of household types, structures, and circumstances. MFT students can earn an optional specialization in Chemical Dependency to work with families struggling with addiction issues. 

A few of the course topics available to students in this major include:

  • Diversity and the family
  • Parent-child therapy techniques
  • Trauma and crisis intervention
  • MFT assessment
  • Psychopharmacology


  • Bachelor's degree in psychology or related behavioral science degree
  • Official transcripts
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Resume / CV
  • Letter(s) of recommendation
  • Essay
  • Interview

Special Accreditation

American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy (COAMFTE-AAMFT)

School Accreditation Statement

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission