Wheaton College

Graduate School

Marriage & Family Therapy


Wheaton College Graduate Admissions

501 College Ave.

Wheaton, IL 60187

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.A. in Marriage & Family Therapy

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The M.A. in Marriage and Family Therapy at Wheaton College prepares students for service as licensed Marriage and Family Therapists who are clinically skilled and who integrate Christ in their professional and personal lives. The Marriage and Family Therapy Program at Wheaton College is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education (COAMFTE).

Graduates from Wheaton's accredited program are license eligible across the country. Our program's accreditation will ensure that you will meet the accepted standards established by the marriage and family therapy profession, and will be prepared for the national and/or state examination. It will also help you facilitate obtaining a license when you move from one state to another by providing a recognized qualifying degree.

Wheaton's M.A. in Marriage and Family Therapy is comprised of 48 credit hours divided into three different sections: Core Courses (36 credit hours), Clinical Pre-Practicum and Practicum (6 credit hours), and Theological Studies (6 credit hours).


PSY.D. -- American Psychological Association. M.A. CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY - Approved by National Board for Certified Counselors for participation in Graduate Student Application for National Certified Counselor Credential program (GSA-NCC). ALL PROGRAMS - Higher Learning Commission: North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

International Student Requirements:

Same as above but with choice of entrance exam -- either TOEFL, IELTS, or GRE.

Facts & Figures

# of Credits Required: 36 to 120 -- Varies

In State Tuition (per year): 715 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 715 USD

Classification: Baccalaureate College—Liberal Arts

Locale: Large Suburb

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