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Program Details

Northcentral University’s Department of Marriage and Family Sciences offers doctoral, master’s and graduate certificate programs in marriage and family therapy. The online Child and Adolescent Therapy specialization prepares you to respond to the needs of children and adolescents through work in therapeutic settings using a family systems approach.


Official Transcripts. A masters degree is required.

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission,Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Senior College and University Commission

The Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy Program and the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Marriage and Family Therapy at Northcentral University are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education of the American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy, 112 South Alfred Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314, Tel. No. (703) 838-9808.


Marriage & Family Sciences courses are primarily online, however, practicum/internships/clinical supervision activities include traditional engagement in the communities in which our students live.

Northcentral Graduate Marriage and Family Sciences