The Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy is a professional-level degree program.  Experiences provide the foundation for marriage and family therapy theory, scientific research, and clinical practice. In this context, students learn the different approaches and clinical techniques required for today’s practitioner’s offering therapeutic services to individuals, couples, and families. Also, a major goal of this program is to help prepare students for licensure in Marriage and Family Therapy in their resident state. Students graduating from the M.A. in Marriage and Family Therapy program will be prepared to do therapy in a church setting, private practice, government agency, and community agency. This program also prepares students for advanced study in related fields.