• Lee University

    Graduate studies
    College of Arts & Science

  • Counseling

    Like golden apples in silver settings, so is a word spoken at the right time.
    Proverbs 25:11

    Master of Science in Marriage and Family Therapy

    • 60 semester hours
    • Preparation of professionals as broadly trained mental health professionals with a specialty in working with relationships
    • Graduates of the program are trained to work in a wide variety of settings including mental health centers, substance abuse centers, church counseling centers, and private practice
    • Leads to licensure as a Marriage and Family Therapist
    • The Marriage and Family Therapy Program Website: Click Here

    Master of Science in School Counseling

    • 48 semester hours
    • Preparation for a career in school counseling at an elementary, middle, or high school setting
    • Training based on the American School Counseling Association Model

    Master of Science in Marriage and Family Studies

    • 36 semester hours
    • Preparation for those wanting to work in administrative roles in family service agencies or in family ministries at a church
    • Also provides a thesis option for those student considering doctoral work in family studies

    Master of Science in Holistic Child Development

    • 36 semester hours
    • Preparation for work in child development and advocacy organizations both domestically and internationally
    • Coursework emphasizes legal and ethical issues in working for non-profits and NGOs, utilizing community resources and research-supported interventions

    Additional application material is available online and by contacting the Office of Graduate Enrollment: