Duration
2 years
Intakes
Aug
Study mode
Full-time & Part-time
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

The Master of Arts (MA) in Counseling Psychology (formerly Marriage and Family Therapy) course of study fulfills all educational requirements for the California (CA) Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT) license as prescribed by the Board of Behavioral Sciences (BBS), and with additional coursework, the requirements of the CA Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC) license as well. These programs prepare students for future clinical work in private practice settings as well as county and/or community based agencies.

Entry Requirements

Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)

  • 550 and above on the paper-based test, 213 on the computer test, or 79–80 on the Internet-based test (600 paper-based/250 computer-based/100 Internet-based for the Museum Studies program). The TOEFL exam must have been taken within two years prior to submitting an application.

International English Language Testing System (IELTS)

  • A score of 6 with no band lower than 5.5 (7 with no band lower than 6.5 for the Museum Studies program).

International Test of English Proficiency (iTEP)

  • A score of 3.9 (4.6 for the Museum Studies program) on the iTEP Academic-Plus test.