Master of Arts in Art Therapy
Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College

Program Details

Art not only inspires, it can also inspire change in behavior.  SMWC's online MA in Art Therapy, enables you to become a helping professional that reaches others.  Through a curriculum emphasis in counseling, you will learn to help others heal through art, spiritually and creatively.  An internship plays an integral part of this MAAT online program, which also incorporates these subjects:

  • Drawing assessments
  • Clinical mental health treatment
  • Ethics
  • Research methodologies

Learning Pace


% Online

Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Interview, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)

Additional Info

  • This program requires short (4-5 day) residencies at the first of each semester, three times each year.