Master of Arts in Art Therapy

Utilizing art in therapy and as therapy

Make a Difference

With a master of arts in art therapy, you can make a difference in people’s lives. Focusing on spirituality and creativity, the MAAT program, with its emphasis in counseling, is designed to prepare you — professionally and personally — to become a responsible and ethical art therapist engaged in holistic healing.

How it works

Students attend three residencies per year bringing opportunities for cohort building and cooperative face-to-face art therapy experiences which add strength to the online portion of each course.

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In their own words

An alum shares how MAAT impacted her life.

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The SMWC MAAT program was established in January 2000.

“I love the caliber of the faculty and the camaraderie and diversity of the students.”

– Ginger Wallace, alumna

The MAAT curriculum is designed according to the American Art Therapy Association.