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Art Therapy

Marywood University

24 months
824 USD/credit 24720 USD/year
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The Art Therapy program from Marywood University utilizes an “art-based” approach to graduate-level art therapy education. 


Art Therapy from Marywood University combines art therapy theory and technique, psychology, clinical practicum and supervision, and personal artistic involvement to provide the learner with a thorough and rich educational experience.


Graduates of our art therapy program have found careers in residential treatment programs for adolescents, inpatient psychiatric hospitals for adults, inpatient psychiatric units and day treatment programs for adolescents, prison systems, in-home services for families as mobile therapy specialists, community counseling agencies, community art studios, medical hospitals, women’s and homeless shelters, schools, and private practice.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Art Therapy 
  • Ethical Issues in Art Therapy 
  • Art-Based Research and Assessment 
  • Multicultural Issues in Art Therapy 
  • Studio in Art Therapy 
  • Group Process in Art Therapy 
  • Developmental Dynamics in Art Therapy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university
  • “B” average during undergraduate study or demonstrated potential for graduate work
  • Completed application
  • Essay
  • Official, sealed transcripts
  • Two or three letters of recommendation
  • Citizenship/Visa Information
  • Certification of Finances with bank statement
  • English proficiency scores
  • Portfolio

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • National

    24720 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 824 USD per credit during 24 months.

International students:

  • 14,588 USD
  • 3,000 USD summer 

National students summer tuition: 515 USD per credit

Living costs for Scranton

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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