Frequently Asked Questions

Questions Frequently Asked by Applicants

  • What qualities are you looking for in an applicant?
  • How heavily do you weigh the GRE or MAT scores in your selection process?
  • How many students does the program accept annually?
  • Do I need to have a psychology or related degree to get into the MFT Program?
  • How long does it take to complete the program?
  • How diverse are the faculty and students in the USD program?
  • When are courses scheduled?
  • Does USD offer financial aid?
  • What makes the USD MFT program different from other MFT programs?
  • Will the program prepare me for a doctorate in family therapy or another related mental health field?
  • Does the program help graduates find jobs?