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Graduate Departmental Requirements: Art Therapy and Creativity Development M.P.S. (Fall only), Brooklyn campus


School of Art

Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree, preferably in studio art or psychology. Applicants must have 18 undergraduate credits in studio art, to include course work in drawing, painting, and 3-D media. Non-academic studio art may be accepted upon evaluation. A portfolio of twelve to fifteen digital images (submit online at is required of all applicants. Additionally, 12 credits in psychology are required, to include course work in Abnormal and Developmental Psychology. Applicants are contacted for an interview when all credentials have been received. The statement of purpose should be no more than 500 words. A TOEFL of 100 (internet and home test), TOEFL ITP Plus for China of 600, IELTS of 7.5, Cambridge English score of 191, or PTE of 68 is required for international students. The GMAT and GRE are not required.

Expedited Application for the Art Therapy and Creativity Development MPS

Pratt students and recent Pratt graduates are offered an expedited application process to this program. Please see details about this option as well as requirements for admission on this page.