Learn to Help Families in Need Work Through the Bureaucracy
The mental health administration specialization is designed to prepare you to pursue roles as leaders and administrators in mental health organizations and agencies. You will gain knowledge of strategic planning, effective leadership skills, organization, and marketing within a mental health care setting. In this specialization, you may select up to two of your four specialization courses from the School of Business or Psychology. The mental health administration specialization can help you play a critical role in promoting the policies and procedures of mental health organizations and agencies at a local, national and global level.
The NCU Difference
Northcentral University is committed to providing a premier education for our students, and holds the same regional accreditation as other prestigious American universities (WSCUC*). NCU’s Department of Marriage and Family Sciences offers doctoral, master’s and graduate certificate programs in marriage and family therapy. You will learn from our professors, all of whom hold doctoral degrees, and are experienced professionals in your field of study. Our one-to-one mentoring approach to learning allows you to experience individualized interaction. You'll be learning in a class size of one, so there's no need to worry about dropped classes or waiting lists. NCU’s flexible approach to earning a graduate degree online, includes weekly course starts to fit your schedule. Our online programs allow you to pursue your degree on your time. At NCU, there are no residency requirements, no need to travel to a physical campus and no entrance exams. You determine your schedule, just as you determine your educational outcome. That’s why NCU’s independent study approach is designed for you, the self-motivated student, who seeks a higher degree in their educational journey.
“You can’t go wrong choosing NCU. The staff and director are great, and the practicums you’ll get are invaluable.” - Rabbi Daniel Schonbuch, Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy (2012)
*WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), 985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, 510.748.9001, http://www.wascsenior.org.