The Path to a better future is right in front of you
17 N. Dearborn
Chicago, IL 60602
Master of Arts in Couple and Family Therapy
Our Master of Arts in Couple and Family Therapy (MCFT) program prepares entry-level marriage and family therapists (MFT) to serve families, couples, and individuals. With higher than average job growth projected over the next eight years and a spot on U.S. News and World Report’s 100 Best Jobs of 2016 list, couple and family therapists are paving the way for healthier communities.
Our innovative program, accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education, trains students to be socially responsible clinicians sensitive to social justice and diversity. We are firmly grounded in major systemic models of couple and family therapy. It’s an approach that brings together intensive coursework with real-world clinical practicum experience—all led by experts in the field.
We embrace a scholar-practitioner approach with a unique focus on social justice that promotes positive change within personal relationships and larger social systems. Our program emphasizes excellence and
scholarship in clinical practice that is based on empirically based knowledge and techniques. Adler University is a nationally recognized pioneer in graduate education, training culturally competent clinicians
who advocate for a more just society around the globe.
Financial Aid: No
International Financial Aid: No
# of Credits Required: 61
Classification: Specialized Institution—Other
Locale: Large City