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Family Therapy Dual Admission Program

Dual Admission – Family Therapy

Bachelor's Degree and Master of Science in Family Therapy Degree

The master's degree program in marriage and family therapy prepares students to become licensed marriage and family therapists. Our graduates are employed in private practice, agency, school, and faith based settings, as therapists working with individuals, couples, groups, and families.

The Family Therapy Dual Admission Program is available for qualified freshmen and transfer students interested in these growing fields. Students must complete the baccalaureate degree and all prerequisite coursework before entering the family therapy program.

Complete the Premier Programs application.

Degrees: Bachelor;s Degree (Any Major)
Master of Science in Marriage and Family Therapy
Years to Complete 4+6 semesters
Preadmission Interview Yes (Shark Preview Weekend)

Winter: November 1

Fall: February 1

Undergraduate Admission Requirements
High School: GPA 3.0 weighted
Freshman: ACT/SAT 21 composite ACT or 1080 total SAT
Transfer: College GPA 3.0
Major / Course Reqs. Any bachelor's degree, prescribed program prerequisites will be communicated upon admission.
Cummulative GPA 3.0
Minimum Credits 50 credits at NSU, 30 upper division
Degree Required Yes
Graduate Application Yes

Final determination of admission into the professional program is at the discretion of the receiving college.

Students who enter NSU with earned college credits through advanced high school programs such as AP, IB, or college academy may be able to complete their degree and program requirements earlier than scheduled and request to enter their graduate professional programs earlier as well.

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