Marriage and Family Therapy, MAS

How to Apply

How do I apply to the Masters Program in Marriage and Family Therapy?

The next opportunity to apply will be for Fall 2020.

Candidates selected to proceed to the next state in the admission process will be invited for a personal interview with faculty. Our program does not have rolling admissions. Students are admitted for the fall semester only.

Follow these steps to complete the application process.

1. Graduate College Application

Send official materials to Graduate Admission Services

ASU transcripts do not need to be sent

2. Other required supplemental materials

Submit all of the following materials online via the Graduate College Application at

  • Resume or curriculum vitae outlining your employment history, volunteer activities, and any academic or civic awards.
  • Professional Statement. In three pages or less (double-spaced) please address the following:
    • What has led to your decision to apply to this MFT Program?
    • What are your professional goals and aspirations?
    • What are the strengths you have that will help you succeed in an accelerated clinical graduate program?
    • What, if any, clinical and/or research experiences do you have (either paid or volunteer)?
    • Include any additional information that will help the committee evaluate your application.
  • Three letters of recommendation from persons familiar with your academic background.

As part of the online graduate application you will submit the names and work email addresses for your three recommenders. Your recommenders will be sent instructions on how to electronically send their recommendations.

3. International Students – Required additional materials

International applicants must also meet all of the requirements and supply all of the information requested by the Graduate College at

If you have any questions about the online application procedures or about the program, please contact