Master of Arts in Marriage & Family Therapy
Syracuse University

Program Details

Syracuse University offers a Master of Arts degree in Marriage and Family Therapy in a flexible online format.  This program supplies adult students with the professional competencies of the mental health profession.  Self-paced studies may include hands-on experiences including a short residency and clinical practicum requirement.  

Students will build skills in communication, problem-solving, analysis and critical thinking.  Graduates with this advanced degree may find pursuable pathways in substance abuse and addiction treatment facilities, mental health counseling, social services, government facilities, and more.  Take part in clinical practice and research in a fast-growing through high-quality academics with Syracuse University online. 


  • This program requires a short on-campus residency.
  • Bachelor's degree or higher
  • Official transcripts
  • Personal statement
  • Letter(s) of recommendation
  • GRE test scores
  • Resume
  • Proof of English language proficiency

Special Accreditation

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

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education