- Provide evidence of a baccalaureate or more advanced degree from a United States regionally accredited or equivalent post-secondary institution with a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale for regular admission status. The cumulative grade point average is computed on the highest degree held at the time of application to the Edgewood College graduate program.
- Complete and submit graduate application (including $30 fee).
- Request that official transcripts for all undergraduate and graduate academic credits received from any post-secondary institutions be sent directly to Edgewood College Graduate and Professional Studies.
- The MFT program reference form must accompany two letters of recommendation from individuals qualified to comment on the candidate's potential for success as a therapist.
- The MFT program requires a two-page typewritten statement indicating motives and professional goals for pursing a degree in MFT. The written statement should include:
- Interests and motivation for wanting to be a therapist
- Ability to succeed in graduate school
- What preparation, either through coursework, internship, volunteer work, or job experience, has been undertaken that provides basic therapy skills.
- Applicants must also submit a resume.
- Attendance at an on-campus interview with the Program Director and an admissions team is mandatory. Interviews with candidates applying for a September start will take place on the first Saturday in March. Interviews with candidates applying for a January start will be held on the first Saturday in November. During this interview, the applicant will be required to participate in a role-play exercise.
Madison students - The completed admission application and fee must be submitted prior to the October 17 deadline for spring entries and February 1 for fall entries.
Green Bay students - The completed admission application and fee must be submitted prior to the August 1 deadline for fall entries.
International Students may have additional admission requirements. Learn more.