Notre Dame de Namur University

College of Arts and Sciences

Art Therapy


1500 Ralston Avenue

Belmont, CA 94002

United States


(650) 508-6300

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Art Therapy Psychology (MA)

Format: Campus

Program Description:

NDNU's Master of Arts in Art Therapy (MA) is 63-unit program that prepares students to be eligible to become a Registered Art Therapist (ATR) and also prepares students for licensure as a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC). This degree program meets the guidelines established by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences for LPCC, and is approved by the American Art Therapy Association.

Distinctions of NDNU’s Art Therapy Psychology Programs

  • Faculty includes noted authors in the field of Art Therapy
  • Close relationship with professional organizations such as the American Art Therapy Association (AATA), California Association of Marriage and Family Therapy (CAMFT), and the Art Therapy Credentials Board (ATCB)
  • Continuing Education Unit (CEU) Training
  • Advisory Council of Agency Supervisors 
  • A vibrant network of NDNU Art Therapy Psychology Alumni 
  • Training for clinicians, researchers, and leaders in the field


Notre Dame de Namur University is fully accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: No

Classification: Master's College or University I

Loans Offered: Applicants may apply for loans by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). FAFSA Code: 001179

Locale: Large Suburb

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