Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Marriage and Family Therapy / Couple Therapy
Northcentral University

Program Details

If you’re a mental health professional and want to take your career to the next level, or want to teach in higher education, consider this online Doctorate of MFT in Child & Adolescent Therapy. At Northcentral, you’ll benefit from a unique one-on-one learning environment where you are guided by faculty mentors, as you progress through your internship, practicum and dissertation.  In the end, you’ll be ready for leadership within the clinical setting or higher education and have the ability to evaluate and implement programs that will help children of all ages and their families. Coursework generally includes:

  • Dynamics of Family Interaction
  • Early Childhood and Parenting Interventions
  • Family Therapy with Adolescents

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

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

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

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s)