MASTER of ARTS in MARRIAGE and FAMILY COUNSELING


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Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Counseling

The Master of Arts degree in Marriage and Family Counseling equips individuals for the practice of professional counseling and marriage and family therapy in settings that include, but are not limited to, mental health centers, hospitals, churches, and private practice. Students acquire the knowledge and skills to address a variety of mental health issues in the context of relationships and families. The MFC program is based on campus. The Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Counseling program at University of Mobile provides you with:
• An education that integrates classic and evidence-based theories and approaches with Biblical principles and Christian worldview
• The chance to learn from faculty who have taught and counseled in various professional settings
一道本不卡免费高清• A small classroom experience where you will receive personal attention from your professors

A small number of MAMFC courses are offered online. However, the majority of the courses for this program are delivered in a traditional 16-week semester format on-campus. Each of these classes meets one night per week for three hours.

一道本不卡免费高清The University of Mobile’s Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Counseling (MAMFC) is recognized as COAMFTE – equivalent by the Alabama Board of Examiners in Marriage and Family Therapy and is accepted by ABEMFT as meeting the education requirements for the Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist credential in the State of Alabama.

一道本不卡免费高清The MAMFC is also recognized as CACREP-equivalent by the Alabama Board of Examiners in Counseling and is accepted by ABEC as meeting the education requirements for the Licensed Professional Counselor credential in the State of Alabama.

Graduates of our program have gone on to acquire the LMFT, LPC, and related licenses in other states, as well.

Course CodeCourse NameHours
MFC 540Foundations of Counseling3
MFC 542Mental Disorders: Assessment, Dia3
MFC 544 Individual and Child Development3
MFC 545Group Counseling3
MFC 546 Testing & Measurement3
MFC 547Career Counseling3
MFC 549Human Sexuality in Counseling3
MFC 550 Sociology of the Family3
MFC 551Family Systems: Theories/Therap3
MFC 554Marriage and Family Counseling I3
MFC 555Marriage and Family Counseling II3
MFC 556Couples Therapy3
MFC 565Research Techniques and Data Ana3
MFC 571 Ethical, Legal, and Professional Iss3
MFC 578MFC Practicum I3
MFC 579MFC Practicum II3
MFC 582MFC Internship I3
MFC 583  MFC Internship II*3
MFC 599Comp Exam in MFC0
Elective:3
Elective:3
Options
MFC 583  MFC Internship II*MFC Internship II*
MFC 575  Special Topics in MFC**Special Topics in MFC**
MFC 595  Indep Study and Research in MFC**Indep Study and Research in MFC**

* This course is required for students pursuing the LPC; these students must take 2 electives. This course is not required for students pursuing the LMFT; these students must take 3 electives — but MFC 583 may be taken as one of those electives.

一道本不卡免费高清**may be repeated if different topics addressed