NCU Catalog - October 2020 
    Oct 05, 2022  
NCU Catalog - October 2020 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

School of Social and Behavioral Sciences (SSBS) - Department of Marriage and Family Sciences Tuition Rates

Program requirements may vary, please reference Marriage and Family Therapy information in the Department of Marriage and Family Sciences   section of the catalog for details regarding leveling credits and/or additional courses needed for state licensure.

Note: In the Marriage and Family Therapy training programs (MA and PhD), in some cases, students may be required to pay for local supervision. This will depend on the clinical placement location, local clinical placement, and/or local supervisor they contract with to complete their practicum and internship requirements. The decision to pay for local supervision is entirely up to the student and not a requirement of Northcentral University.

Degree Program
Total # of Credit-Hours Required
Total # of 3 Credit-Hour Courses Required
Total # of 1  Credit-Hour Courses Required
Cost Per Credit-Hour
Course Material Fee (CMF) Per Course*
Total Estimated Cost of Program**
Post-Baccalaureate Certificate 12-18 4-6 N/A $913 $130 $11,926 - $17,664
Master of Arts Marriage and Family Therapy (MAMFT) 45-60 14-19 3 $913 $125 $43,285 - $57,605
Post-Master’s Certificate 18 5 3 $1,085 $130 $20,630
Doctor of Philosophy in Marriage and Family Therapy (PhD-MFT) 63 19 6 $1,085 $50 - $115* $70,665
Doctorate of Marriage and Family Therapy (DMFT) 60 18 6 $1,085 $50 - $105* $67,165
Master of Social Work - Advanced Generalist (MSW) 36 12 N/A $739 $125 $28,554
Master of Social Work - Generalist (MSW) 60 20 N/A $739 $125 $47,290

* Course Materials Fee (CMF) applies to 3 credit hour courses. The Course Material Fee for CMP and DIS courses is $50 per course. The fee for all other courses is the higher CMF amount as noted above and is calculated in the Total Estimated Cost of Program.

**Total Estimated Cost of Program may vary depending on how many credits are transferred into the program and other factors that may apply such as leveling courses, repeated courses, etc. Rates reflect today’s credit requirements based on current course tuition rates and include the one-time learning management fee of $450 and a course materials fee (CMF) that will be charged per course to cover all of the materials (text and other) for the course.