Doctorate of Marriage & Family Therapy / Small Business Development & Entrepreneurship
Northcentral University

Program Details

Want to establish your own clinic or counseling practice? Northcentral offers an online DMFT specialization in Small Business Development & Entrepreneurship, just for you.  This program, with the convenience of 100% online learning platform, can give you the expertise to implement, evaluate and manage counseling programs.  You’ll further hone your marketing, innovation and critical thinking skills, as you learn how to establish and sustain a full practice. Coursework involves a practicum and internship, along with electives such as:

  • Systemic Consultation
  • The Business of Therapy
  • Strategic Planning and MFT

% Online

Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Northcentral University is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

NCU is a WSCUC accredited institution. WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), 985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, 510.748.9001, WSCUC is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). For program disclosures, visit

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Criminal Background Check, Interview, Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • This program requires face-to-face client contact, supervision, and a doctoral internship prior to completing the program.
  • Must have been completed in a clinical program

Restricted States

Arkansas, New York