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. 

Learning Pace


% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

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

School Accreditation & Licensing

Syracuse University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

GRE, Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • This program requires a short on-campus residency.