School of Adult and Graduate Education

Traditional Admissions

Jill K. Odegaard
Associate Professor and Chair
610-437-4471 ext. 3347

Art Therapy:
Michelle L. Dean
Art Therapy Director, Undergraduate and Graduate Programs
610-437-4471 ext. 3505

Master of Art in Art Therapy

Our program aligns with the curriculum guidelines of the American Art Therapy Association

This unique studio-based M.A. in Art Therapy program—the first of its kind in the Lehigh Valley—will prime you for a career that incorporates your passion for art with your compassion for people.

Designed to meet the Educational Standards of the American Art Therapy Association, our program will educate you on theory and techniques through art media that promote emotional, psychological, and spiritual growth. The Cedar Crest College M.A. in Art Therapy is committed to an arts-based learning process that will help you:

Program Highlights


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