2011-2012: Graduate Catalog

Marriage and Family Therapy (M.A.) Download PDF Version

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Graduate School School Web site

School Dean

Henry Flores, Ph.D. hflores@stmarytx.edu



Program Director

Carolyn Tubbs, Ph.D. ctubbs@stmarytx.edu

Admission Requirements

To be considered for admission into St. Mary's University Graduate School, you will need to submit the following (along with application):

  • (2) Letters of Recommendation
  • (2) Official Transcripts reflecting your degree earned.
  • Official GRE/GMAT/MAT
  • Official TOEFL (80 Computer based) (international students only)
  • Financial Guarantee (international students only)

Degree Requirements

Counseling & Human Services (48hrs)
Marriage & Family Therapy Non-Thesis

Course # Course Title Hours
Core Courses (15hrs):
CN6381Methods of Research3
CN7333Mental Health & Psychopathology3
CN7351Human Growth & Development3
CN7373Marriage & Family Life Development3
CN7378Divorce, Mediation & Remarriage3
Specialization Courses (15hrs):
CN6370Foundations of Marriage & Family Therapy3
CN7370Marital Therapy3
CN7371Strategies of Family Therapy3
CN7374Professional Issues in MFT3
CN7375Therapeutic Methods with Parents & Children3
Clinical Courses (12hrs):
CN7372Clinical Practicum in Marriage & Family Therapy 3
CN7380Marriage & Family Therapy Internship I3
CN7381Marriage & Family Therapy Internship II3
CN7382Marriage & Family Therapy Internship III3
Electives (6hrs):
Any graduate Level course with the exception of XX60006
*CN6321Assessment & Appraisal in Counseling & CN 6352 Career Planning are recommended (needed for licensure)
Total hours48

Department Courses and Descriptions

Department Courses and Descriptions

Department Faculty

Marriage and Family Therapy (M.A.) Faculty Website

Department Website

Marriage and Family Therapy (M.A.) Website