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M.P.S. in Art Therapy and Creativity Development

The Master of Professional Studies in Art Therapy and Creativity Development is an accredited, 60-credit degree program that provides a synthesis of creative, aesthetic, and psychotherapeutic theory and practice. Courses offer an in-depth theoretical framework that integrates personal experience, didactic learning and clinical application. In addition, all courses include Artmaking and movement in service of clinical learning. Students engage in two years of internship and the practicum experience is thoroughly integrated with classroom learning. The Practicum Coordinator works closely with students to secure an internship for both years and students are supported by on- and off-site supervision .

M.S. in Dance/Movement Therapy

The Master of Science in Dance/Movement Therapy is an accredited, 60-credit degree program that provides a synthesis of creative, dance/movement, and psychotherapeutic theory and practice. Courses offer an in-depth theoretical framework that integrates personal experience, didactic learning, and clinical application. In addition, all courses include dance and movement experiences in service of clinical learning. Students engage in two years of internship and the practicum experience is thoroughly integrated with classroom learning. The Practicum Coordinator works closely with students to secure an internship for both years and students are supported by on- and off-site supervision .

Note to international students: The Low Residency Program format is not eligible an F1 Visa. Other non-immigrants may be eligible for the program. Please contact oia@pratt.edu and ask if you are eligible for the Low Reisdency Format within the Creative Arts Therapy Department.

Degree Requirements


M.P.S. in art therapy and creativity development

Please see our departmental requirements page for application requirements.

M.S. in dance/Movement Therapy

Please see our departmental requirements page for application requirements.

Spring Institute 2019