Walden is among a select group of universities that offer this CACREP-accredited master’s degree in counseling online.

CACREP logoWalden’s MS in Marriage, Couple, and Family Counseling program helps prepare you for the evolving method of evidence-based counseling practice, the most contemporary approach in the mental healthcare profession. With this marriage and family counseling degree, you can gain experience in diagnosing mental and emotional disorders and resolving marriage and family conflicts related to divorce, mediation, child rearing, school issues, and family violence. Designed to reflect professional criteria published by leading counseling organizations, this master’s in family counseling helps to prepare you to work in culturally and contextually diverse settings, including in community, county, and state agencies; in hospitals and private practices; and in consultation with businesses and agencies.

To help you achieve your goals and empower others, we are offering you a $7,500 Counseling Change-Maker Grant toward the cost of your tuition, to be applied over the course of 8 terms.

Find detailed information for this program, including possible occupations, completion rate, program costs, and median student loan debt.

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  • Chi Sigma Iota

    Learn about the Walden chapter of Chi Sigma Iota, the international counseling honor society that recognizes students for their outstanding academic achievement in counseling.

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  • Transfer credits for your masters program

  • Dollar signReceive a $7,500 Change-Maker
    Grant when you start the MS in
    Marriage Couple and Family
    Counseling program on November 30.

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