Art Therapy Counseling, M.Sc. | Emporia State University | Kansas City, United States
24 months
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21991 USD/year
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About

The Art Therapy Counseling MSc program offered at Emporia State University is a human service profession that utilizes a blending of Art Therapy assessments and interventions with current counseling interventions.  

Overview

The Art Therapy Counseling MSc program offered at Emporia State University uses art media, images, the creative art process and patient/client responses to the created productions as reflections of an individual’s development, abilities, personality, interests, concerns, and conflicts. 

What you will learn

Art Therapy is an effective treatment for individuals who have developmental, medical, educational, social, or psychological impairments; and is practiced in mental health, rehabilitation, medical, educational, and forensic institutions. Populations of all ages, races, and ethnic backgrounds are served by art therapists in individual, couples, family, and group therapy formats.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Art Media and Materials Use in Art Therapy
  • Therapy 
  • Art Therapy Group Dynamics and Special Populations
  • Developmental Treatment Models in Art Therapy
  • Art Therapy Research
  • Art Therapy Internship

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Credits

60 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79

Other requirements

General requirements

  • GPA: 3.0
  • Non-native English speakers should submit official English proficiency test (TOEFL, IELTS, Duolingo English Test) scores.
  • Emporia State University offers beginner, intermediate and advanced courses for students who need to improve their communication skills.
  • The duration of time to complete the Intensive English Program is based on the English Proficiency Test score as well as the student's initiative and performance in class. 
  • Three references, at least one from a current or former psychology professor. Reference forms are available online, however, letters are preferred;
  • Prerequisite of 12 semester hours of psychology to include Abnormal Psychology and Developmental Psychology;
  • 18 credit hours of studio art coursework; and,
  • Electronic portfolio with 15-20 examples of artwork demonstrating competence with a range of media.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21991 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21991 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    21991 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21991 USD per year during 24 months.

Post Master's: $10,996

Living costs for Kansas City

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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