Master of Arts in Psychology / Marriage & Family Therapy & PPC
Brandman University

Program Details

The hybrid Marriage and Family Therapy and Professional Clinical Counseling concentration of this online master’s in Psychology allows you to explore therapy through a multifaceted viewpoint. An online MFT degree provides you with valuable skills to help people improve their lives and relationships. Students will learn to work with clients as individuals, couples, families, and groups in a clinical setting.

Graduates can apply for licensure in California as a Marriage and Family Therapist and a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC).

The curriculum includes topics such as:

  • Domestic violence
  • Ethical and professional issues
  • Family therapy theories and techniques
  • Aging and long term care
  • Child and adolescent psychopathology
  • Assessment and treatment of substance abuse

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Brandman University is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Essay/Writing Sample, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)

Additional Info

  • Minimum GPA of 2.5 with combination of GRE, GMAT, CSET or MAT test scores are required. Test scores waived for applicants with a 3.0 or higher GPA and/or a master's degree.