Academic Catalog

Visual Art Major - Art Therapy Concentration (Comprehensive)


The Art Therapy concentration combines course work in art with 9 credits of psychology. No minor required.

59 total credits

Required Courses
ART 200Design Fundamentals3.00
ART 202Professional Practices in Visual Arts3.00
ART 205Drawing 13.00
ART 210Painting 13.00
ART 222Art History Survey:Renaissance to Modern Art4.00
ART 270Ceramics 13.00
ART 302Gallery Practices3.00
ART 327Modern Art4.00
ART 491Visual Arts Capstone0.00
ART 445Expressive Arts For Change3.00
ART 483Art Therapy Fundamentals3.00
ART 484The Development of Creative Functioning3.00
Art Therapy Elective Courses
ART 402Art Therapy Seminar3.00
or ART 485 Art Therapy Techniques
ART 350Mindfulness in Art3.00
or ART 419 Multi Modal Art Therapy
Studio Art Electives9.00
Psychology Courses
Select nine semester hour credits in psychology including (but not limited to) Psychopathology/Abnormal; Human Growth & Development; Psychological Assessment; Counseling/Psychological Theories (Must be 300 or 400 level courses)9.00
Total Hours59.00