The mission of the Virginia Tech Marriage and Family Therapy Master's Program is to provide the training necessary for our graduates to become competent, research-informed clinicians, able to work systemically in varied settings with individuals, couples and families from diverse populations, and to become active contributing members to the MFT field.

News & Important Dates
Together Program

The MFT Program Office will be closed December 20, 2017 to January 2, 2018. If you have any questions regarding applying to the program, please e mail Patricia Meneely ( BEFORE December 20.

Our Department of Human Development and Family Science was rated 2nd in the nation! Click here to read more!

The application deadline for Fall 2018 is January 1, 2018. GRE Scores and Letters of Recommendation are due no later than January 14, 2018. Please email questions to Patricia Meneely ( or call at (703) 538-8460.

Former Program Director, Dr. Eric McCollum receives emeritus status.



TOGETHER: Free program for couples to promote healthy relationships and financial stability. Program is open for enrollment. For more information on TOGETHER, please visit

Student Achievement Criteria Data
Department of Human Development and Family Science