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Marriage and Family Therapy

The MFT specialization is 60 units and prepares you for licensure in California as a Marriage and Family Therapist (MFT). The program meets academic requirements for those who seek the California Marriage and Family Therapy License. As you complete your fieldwork classes at the end of your program of study you will find that the Mount Saint Mary’s University, Los Angeles, MFT Program has an excellent reputation with local clinical sites and that you will be well prepared for the next phase of your career. We also offer the ¡Enlaces! Certificate, earned concurrently with the MFT specialization and focusing on counseling the Spanish speaking client.



The Marriage & Family Therapist (MFT) and Professional Clinical Counselor (PCC) programs meet the standards and have been approved by the California Board of Behavioral Science, leading to an MFT or PCC counselor license in California. Mount Saint Mary’s is in the process of researching program professional licensure standards in other states.