Doctoral Degree Program in
Marriage and Family Therapy
The mission of Kansas State University's doctoral program in marriage and family therapy is "to educate and mentor family scientist-practitioners with the most advanced, cutting edge research training, for the purpose of developing scholars prepared to make significant contributions in academic and clinical settings. Our goal is to develop distinguished scholars who embrace diversity and who are highly sought after due to their demonstrated competency as world-class researchers, excellent clinicians, clinical supervisors and educators.
The doctoral specialization in marriage and family therapy is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Marriage and Family Therapy Education (COAMFTE).
December 1, 2014, for Fall 2015 admission
At Kansas State University, the MFT faculty and students strive to work together to create a program climate that:
- is safe
- is respectful
- is supportive
- values and affirms diversity
- is non-discriminatory
- is positive and empowering
Accordingly, we seek to recruit a diverse student body each year and are also working to enhance the diversity of the clinical supervisors in the MFT program.
In accordance with COAMFTE Standards, the following tables provide a snapshot of the racial and cultural diversity of the MFT faculty, supervisors and student body: