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Pre-Art Therapy, B.F.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

The Art Therapy emphasis can be elected under either the B.A. in Studio Art or the B.F.A. in Studio Art. Art Therapy students who also choose to obtain the B.F.A. will need to earn a minimum of 20 credits above the usual 128 credits needed for graduation in order to fulfill requirements for both the B.F.A. and the Art Therapy concentration.

  • Prepares you for further graduate study in art therapy. The program develops studio skills and includes pre-professional studies in the behavioral and social sciences.
  • Meets the requirements of the American Art Therapy Association for graduate school entrance prerequisites.
  • Professor Robert Mauro and Adjunct Professor Mark Dean are the program advisers.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Introduction to Art Therapy
  • Intermediate Art Therapy
  • Art Therapy Application Techniques
  • Internship in Art Therapy
  • Introductory Sociology
  • Cultural Anthropology

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    71

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • Application
  • Transcripts. Official High School Transcripts (in English )
  • Test Scores. International students must submit either SAT/ACT or Proof of English language proficiency
  • Two Letters of Recommendation
  • Declaration of Financial Support.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    43740 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 43740 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    43740 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 43740 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Glenside

  • 1000 - 1500 USD/month
    Living Costs

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