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Art Therapy Undergraduate Major

Mount Mary University’s undergraduate degree in art therapy is a pre-professional program that prepares you for graduate study in art therapy or in other helping professions.

Rewarding Career Combines Art & Psychology

Art therapy is a human service profession where you can help others by using the creative process to improve their physical, emotional and mental well-being. Learn more about art therapy career opportunities.

Rigorous Bachelor’s Degree Curriculum

Mount Mary offers a four-year Bachelor of Arts in Art Therapy degree that prepares for graduate study to become a registered art therapist. The curriculum combines art, psychology and communication courses and provides opportunities for developing compassion and understanding through community-based art activities and field experience.

Art Therapy Activities Outside of Class

As an art therapy student, you can get involved in the Student Art Therapy Association and other student clubs and organizations at Mount Mary.

Scholarships for Art Therapy Majors

In addition to academic scholarships, art therapy majors at Mount Mary may qualify for the Layton Art Scholarship. Incoming freshmen and current students majoring in art education, art therapy, fashion, fine arts, graphic design and interior design can apply each year for scholarships of up to $3,000. Find out how to apply for the Layton Art Scholarship.

Learn more about other scholarships available at Mount Mary.

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