Idaho State University

Couples, Marriage, & Family Counseling Program
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The Idaho State University Counseling Department has 8 full time faculty in two locations. The main campus, in Pocatello with 6 faculty and the ISU Meridian campus (near Boise, ID) with two faculty. The Masters program, accredited by CACREP, includes a specialty in Marriage, Couple, and Family Counseling at the main campus. The program, if attended full time, is two years and leads to the degree Master of Counseling (MCoun) with a specialty major in marriage, couple, and family counseling. Please access our web site and then give us a call. We would enjoy talking with you.

Program Overview
Program Administrator
Dr. David M. Kleist, Chair
Department Emphasis
  • 33% Family Therapy
  • 33% Couples
  • 33% General Counseling
Campus Enrollment
Program Options
  • Master’s
Areas of Study
  • Counseling (Child, Couples, or Family) - Master's
Department Address

Campus Box 8120
Pocatello, ID 83209
United States

Phone Number
Graduate Program
Graduate Director
Dr. David M. Kleist, Chair
Graduate Courses Offered
  • Family and Couple Counseling Theories
  • Family Issues (includes Parent Education):Advanced Family Systems Theories
  • Specialty Clinic in Family & Couple Counseling
Graduate Accreditations/Approval
Master's Level
Masters Program Options
  • Marital, Couple, & Family Counseling Specialty
CFLE Information

NCFR recognizes schools offering undergraduate and graduate degree programs with course work that follows the Standards and Criteria required for approval as a Provisional Certified Family Life Educator (CFLE). NCFR approval allows the school to offer their graduates the opportunity to apply for Provisional Certification using the Abbreviated Application process. The CFLE Checklist represents the courses that meet the CFLE criteria at that school. Students must complete all the courses on a checklist in order to qualify to apply for the CFLE designation through the Abbreviated Application process.