Tarleton State University

Department of Psychology and Counseling
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The Department of Psychology and Counseling offers several master's degree programs, including a counseling psychology degree with a marriage and family therapy emphasis.

Program Overview
Department Emphasis
  • 40% Counseling Psychology
  • 30% Family Therapy
  • 20% School Counseling
  • 10% Educational Psychology
Campus Enrollment
8,100
Program Options
  • Master’s
Areas of Study
  • Therapy (Couples, Marriage, or Family) - Master's
  • Counseling (Child, Couples, or Family) - Master's
Department Address

P.O. Box T-0820
Stephenville, TX 76402
United States

Phone Number
254-968-1947
Graduate Program
Graduate Courses Offered
  • Human Development
  • Assessment and Treatment in Marital and Family Therapy
  • Family Relationships and Development
  • Crisis Intervention and Management of Individuals and Families
  • Child and Adolescent Evaluation and Counseling Techniques
  • Advanced Family Systems Theory
  • Introduction to Family Counseling and Therapy
Master's Level
Masters Program Options
  • Educational Psychology
  • Marriage & Family Therapy
  • Professional Counseling
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.