Master of Arts in the Field of Art Therapy Practice

The master of arts in the field of art therapy practice degree program is intended for those who hold a master’s degree in an approved related field (such as counseling or social work) that included designated graduate course work. 

Specific admission requirements are shown on the Graduate Program Finder.

The following requirements must be fulfilled:

The general requirements stated under Columbian College of Arts and Sciences, Graduate Programs.

30 credits, including 27 courses in required courses and one 3-credit elective course.

Required
ARTH 6205History and Theory of Art Therapy
ARTH 6234Group Process
ARTH 6235Social and Cultural Diversity
ARTH 6241Assessment Procedures
ARTH 6261Ethics and Professionalism
ARTH 6281Practicum in Art Therapy
Two of the following (with approval):
ARTH 6210Counseling/Art Therapy Process I
ARTH 6211Process of Counseling and Art Therapy: Theory
ARTH 6271Art Psychotherapy and Trauma I: Theory and Approaches to Treatment
Elective
3 credits of ARTH electives