Bachelor of Arts
The School of Visual and Performing Arts at Anna Maria College offers a modern comprehensive program in Art Therapy within a vibrant liberal arts college curriculum. Art Therapy is a new, exciting career that offers a challenging opportunity to combine creativity, psychology and compassionate service. The Art Therapy curriculum is balanced between art courses, psychology, and human services courses, and includes two courses in art therapy, theory and methods, two Art Therapy internships and two senior capstone courses. The two consecutive Art Therapy courses taken in the junior year are comprised of experiential and didactic components. The required internships also take place in the junior year.
The art therapy program prepares undergraduate students for the Master's degree program in Art Therapy and Art Therapy licensing through the American Art Therapy Association. Upon completion of a BA in Art Therapy, students will have
Upon completion of a BA in Art Therapy, students will gain: