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LMFT State Licensure Examination

Effective July 1, 2020, the MN LMFT State examination will be offered only as a written examination administered at the Board office (335 Randolph Avenue, St. Paul, MN  55102)  Appropriate COVID-19 safety protocols will be followed and are detailed in the exam scheduling notice sent to approved applicants.


MN LMFT State Examination reference sheet

Upon approval of the Application for LMFT Licensure, the applicant will receive email notification of their scheduled MN LMFT State Examination date (sent approximately one week after application approval). Exams will be scheduled within 90 days of application approval.  All MN LMFT State Exams are closed to the public. Applicants are notified of the exam result (PASS/FAIL) by email one week after the exam date.  Those passing the exam will be required to pay a prorated LMFT license fee for licensure through December 31 of the current year.  Those not passing will select the date on which they will retake the exam (typically three months after the initial exam date).

All Exams are typically scheduled in the morning.  Additional exam dates may be added or exam dates cancelled, based on scheduling needs.  Exams are held at the MN Board of Marriage & Family Therapy office.

Upcoming MN LMFT State Examination dates:     (Note:  Schedule may change due to factors beyond Board control.)

  • February 9, 2023
  • February 15, 2023
  • March 9, 2023
  • March 14, 2023
  • April 12, 2023
  • April 18, 2023
  • May 10, 2023
  • May 16, 2023
  • June 13, 2023
  • June 20, 2023
  • July 12, 2023
  • July 18, 2023
  • August 8, 2023
  • August 15, 2023
  • September 12, 2023
  • September 19, 2023
  • October 10, 2023
  • October 17, 2023
  • November 8, 2023
  • November 14, 2023
  • December 13, 2023
  • December 19, 2023
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