2 years
Study mode
Tuition fee (entire course)
Local students
USD 36,000
Foreign students
USD 36,000
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

The Master of Arts (MA) in Marriage & Family Therapy degree program at Argosy University, Denver in Denver, Colorado, recognizes the need to provide marriage and family therapists with the extensive knowledge and range of skills necessary to function effectively in their profession. The program introduces you to basic skills that integrate systemic theoretical foundations of marriage and family therapy into appropriate client interaction and intervention skills. 

The Argosy University Marriage & Family Therapy program is committed to educating and training students to pursue a professional career as master’s-level practitioners who can function ethically and effectively as skilled professionals with demonstrated knowledge of social and cultural diversity. This goal is achieved through a curriculum designed to integrate basic therapy, and practicum/field experience into appropriate client interaction and intervention skills for utilization in a wide variety of settings with diverse clients. 

Entry Requirements

  • A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution or an appropriately certified foreign institution.

A grade point average (GPA) on a scale of 4.0 as described below. Additional requirements may apply. 

  • 3.0 for the last 60 hours of coursework (including graduate work).
  • Applicants with grade point averages lower than the stated program minimums may be considered for admission with significant evidence of academic and professional potential demonstrated by the career and/or professional accomplishments indicated in the statement of academic and professional goals, the career summary, and academic or professional letters of recommendation. Such Admission must be recommended by the Admissions Committee and department chair and must be justified, documented, signed, placed, and retained in the student's academic file.