Dance and Movement Therapy, M.Sc. | Sarah Lawrence College | Bronxville, United States
24 months
32638 USD/year
32638 USD/year
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Using an embodied, process-oriented approach to learning, the Sarah Lawrence College Dance and Movement Therapy program is a 2-year Master’s degree that invites you to engage in critical thinking about the body, movement, and relationships


On this Dance and Movement Therapy program from Sarah Lawrence College you will learn a way of thinking and being in the world that promotes interpersonal sensitivity, cultural dexterity, and an ability to effect change through listening, understanding, and engaging the whole being.


A graduate degree in dance/movement therapy from Sarah Lawrence College will prepare students for careers working in medical facilities, psychiatric hospitals, nursing homes, rehabilitation settings, residential programs, and schools, as well as many other clinical and educational settings. Advanced level DMTs also provide services in private practice.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Graduate Seminar in Methods and Theory of Dance/Movement Therapy 
  • Movement Observation 
  • Human Growth and Development
  • Group Work: Theory and Practice 
  • Professional Orientation and Ethics
  • Anatomy & Kinesiology
  • Psychopathology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

    • Applicants must have received a Bachelor of Arts or equivalent degree from an accredited college or university. Previous college work is expected to be at 3.0 or higher and should reflect advanced course study.
    • Transcripts
    • Curriculum Vitae
    • Two letters of recommendation
    • Personal Statement
    • Academic Writing Sample
    • TOEFL Results (for International Applicants)
    • Application fee
    • Interview

Tuition Fee

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    32638 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 32638 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    32638 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32638 USD per year during 24 months.


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