Kean University

College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

Marriage and Family Therapy (M.A.)

Address:

1000 Morris Avenue

Union, NJ 07083

United States

Phone:

1-908-737-3355

Fax:

1-908-737-3354

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Marriage and Family Therapy (M.A.)

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Marriage and Family Therapy is a professional training program designed to prepare students for licensure as a marriage and family therapist in New Jersey. The program includes a two-term internship. Students must complete a minimum of 500 client contact hours and 100 hours of face-to-face supervision during their internship and practicum experience. The curriculum is devised to enable successful graduates to function as marriage and family therapists in a variety of settings. Through required coursework, practica and internship experiences, students are provided an opportunity to develop skills in assessment, interviewing and coun­seling with individuals, couples and families. The program stresses the need for marriage and family therapists to understand the varied religious, ethnic, cultural and national characteristics of their clientele.

Accreditation:

Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Facts & Figures

Classification: Baccalaureate College—Liberal Arts

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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