Become trained to assume a leadership role as a researcher in a university, a public or privately funded agency, an industry or in government. Enjoy a flexible model of training with renowned faculty who provide professional opportunities. Specializations are available in social and emotional development, measurement and statistical analysis, and diversity science.

Whether you wish to prepare for a rewarding human services career or enhance the one you have, you can do so with this program. Deepen your understanding of families, individuals, relationships and yourself. Enjoy a customizable culminating experience that focuses your training in an area that interests you.

The MAS-MFT program is the only MFT program at a state university in Arizona. Our curriculum has been approved by the Arizona Board of Behavioral Health Examiners. Your time is important, and the program's accelerated, applied format means that you will earn your degree in 15 to 18 months instead of spending three or four years in a traditional program.

Learn how patterns of social relationships and social interactions impact individuals, family members and workers.

Engage in ongoing research projects with individual ASU faculty, research teams and with research institutes and centers from throughout the university in this doctoral program.