MS - Art Therapy Concentration

College

  • East Falls Campus
  • College of Health Professions

Degree Earned

  • Master of Science

Program Length
2 years

Program Type

  • On Campus

Prerequisites
Bachelor Degree 
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Program Information

Name: Sheryl Cooley
Department: Community & Trauma Counseling

Jefferson - East Falls Campus
4201 Henry Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19144

Telephone: 215-951-0253

Admissions

Telephone: 215-951-2800

MS - Art Therapy Curriculum

The art therapy concentration is a 69-credit, 23-course curriculum that can be completed in two to three years, depending on the course load taken. The full-time hybrid program includes weekly on-campus classes and asynchronous online requirements.

Term

Course Name

Credits

Summer 1

Ethics, Standards & Prof Orientation in AT

History and Theory of Art Therapy

Studio and Techniques of Art Therapy

3

3

3

Fall 1

Orientation to the Counseling Profession

Practicum I                                       

Psychopathology                 

Foundations of Trauma Counseling

3

3

3

3

Spring 1

Human Growth and Development

Practicum II in Art Therapy

Advanced Counseling Theory and Practice

Neurobiology of Trauma

3

3

3

3

Summer 2

Social and Cultural Diversity

Group Work in Community & Trauma Counseling

Addictions Theory and Practice

Childhood Trauma and Effects

Summer Internship (optional)

3

3

 

3

3

0

Fall 2

Career Development

Advanced Group, Couples & Family Art Therapy Process

Research and Evaluation

Internship I in Art Therapy

3

3

 

3

3

Spring 2

Community Disaster & Trauma

Advanced Clinical Interventions in Trauma Treatment

Art Therapy & Counseling Assessment

Internship II in Art Therapy

3

3

 

3

3

Graduation: May


MS in CTC with Concentration in Art Therapy
Credential Eligibility: LPC, NCC, ATR-BC

69 credits