Post-Master’s Certificate in Marriage & Family Therapy / Couple Therapy
Northcentral University

Program Details

If you’re ready, as a mental health professional, to branch out into a new area of MFT, consider this online post-graduate Certificate in MFT concentrating in Couple Therapy.  You’ll acquire advanced skills and knowledge to work with both partners, as you guide them to find solutions to their problems.  At NCU, you’ll benefit from faculty mentors who teach therapy from a systems-oriented approach.  Coursework in this certificate can be applied to further doctoral degree work and usually includes:

  • Human Sexuality
  • Emotionally Focused Couples Therapy
  • Couple Therapy:  Historical and Theoretical Foundations

% 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

Master Degree

Application Requirements

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