Based in Longview, Texas, LeTourneau University (LETU) operates as an interdenominational Christian institution of over 3,000 students. LETU offers a fully online master of arts in clinical mental health counseling.
The degree prepares students for the Texas licensed marriage and family therapist (MFT) credential, allowing graduates to work professionally in the state. The full curriculum consists of 66 credits, including six hours of clinical theology coursework. Core courses focus on human lifespan development, psychopharmacology, and counseling methods. Students specializing in marriage and family counseling also take courses such as family assessment and couples therapy.
The program includes a one-semester practicum and two-semester internship, where learners can apply their theoretical knowledge to real-world situations under professional supervision. Students need at least a 3.0 GPA to graduate.
LeTourneau University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges.