Master of Family Therapy

The Mercer University School of Medicine Master of Family Therapy (MFT) program mission is to transform MFT and medical students into competent, compassionate and ethical professionals who work collaboratively to meet the needs of individuals, couples, families and communities, including the rural and underserved. The Master of Family Therapy program is located on the Macon and Atlanta campuses.
Emphasizing interactive and problem-based teaching strategies, our student-centered faculty provides a conceptual and practical foundation that equips graduates to be discerning consumers and innovative producers of knowledge across a variety of medical and other clinical settings, as well as academic institutions. This foundation prepares clinicians to articulate and utilize a wide variety of philosophical perspectives, theoretical orientations, and clinical modalities, all with sensitivity to diverse contextual factors that impact therapist and client systems, as well as institutions and communities in which they participate. Through scholarship and clinical outreach, students and faculty work closely to have local, regional, national, and international impact.

Now Accepting Applications - Macon & Atlanta Campuses

Spring 2018 enrollment on the Macon Campus

  • Deadline - December 1, 2017

Fall 2018 enrollment on the Macon and Atlanta Campuses

  • Early Admissions Deadline - January 15, 2018
  • Regular Admissions- June 15, 2018
Student Achievement Criteria Data - Adobe PDF (Revised February 9, 2017)