Couple and Family Therapy

Supported Degree Objectives


  • Master of Science (MS)
  • Non Degree

Required Supporting Documents


  • Transcripts
  • Recommendation Letters
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Autobiographical Statement (1,000 word autobiographical statement which contains the following information [uploaded in the application system under Miscellaneous Supporting Documents]):
    • a. reasons for wanting to become a couple and family therapist;
    • b. personal history, and how it has led to your decision;
    • c. professional history, and how it has led to your decision;
    • d. professional goals;
    • e. personal characteristics that will contribute to your being a good family therapist;
    • f. experience and education/training you have with diverse populations; and
    • g. your response to the Couple and Family Therapy Program's Diversity Statement, found here.

English Proficiency Requirements


Master's Degree Program Requirements


  • Cumulative Grade Point Average from most recently conferred undergraduate, graduate, or professional degree:
    • 3.0 or equivalent (A=4.0)

Application Deadlines


  • Fall Spring Summer
    January 10* No Entry No Entry

  • *January 10, 2022

Program Contact Information


  • Name Rose Benoit
    Phone 219-989-2027
    Email benoitr@pnw.edu
    Web Program Website
    Address Couple and Family Therapy Program
    Purdue University Northwest
    2200 - 169th Street, IBCC-CFT
    Hammond, IN 46323
    USA
Purdue Northwest campus