Career & Ministry Opportunities

Graduates of the Marital and Family Therapy program at Bethel leave ready to serve individuals, couples, and families as licensed therapists in a number of settings, including:

  • Private practices
  • Community mental health centers and clinics
  • State agencies
  • Other professional organizations or agencies

Many graduates also choose to earn additional credentials in family life education, preparing them for service in faith-based organizations or ministry settings, including:

  • Family ministries within churches
  • Parish-based counseling practices
  • Parachurch or pastoral counseling agencies
  • Any other service setting requiring relationship and family expertise