Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Marriage & Family Therapy

BUILD YOUR FOUNDATION IN MARRIAGE AND FAMILY THERAPY

Northcentral University’s marriage and family therapy post-baccalaureate certificate is designed to help you develop skill sets and knowledge beyond the bachelor’s degree level that can help you stand out in the field or help you decide which direction you want to pursue. With four distinct specializations and only 12 credits to complete, NCU’s post-baccalaureate certificate in marriage and family therapy can help you do it — while gaining a wealth of experience from your mentoring professors. Many of the courses in this certificate program correspond with courses in NCU’s COAMFTE-accredited Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy degree program. These courses can be applied for transfer credit if you decide to continue your studies at NCU with the goal of preparing for MFT licensure.

THIS PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

Total Credit Hours: 12 Credit Hours 
Courses: 4 Courses
Recommended Completion Time: 6 Months
Next Start Date: Every Monday
Classroom Size: One


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“Marriage and Family Therapy is a diverse and growing field. NCU’s Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Marriage and Family Therapy will enhance your understanding of clinical and treatment theories and different models of therapy related to MFT. Ultimately, you will be challenged to think critically about the topics covered in your courses with the goal of applying what you learn to real-world issues in the field of marriage and family therapy.” - James Billings, Dean of NCU's School of Social & Behavioral Sciences