Certificate in Pre-Art Therapy

Earn a pre-art therapy certificate

If you complete this 33-credit hour certificate in addition to your bachelor's degree, you will be eligible to apply to any graduate program in art therapy. The requirements for this certificate are based on the American Art Therapy Association's standards. A master's degree and post-graduate clinical experience are required for registered art therapists.

Learn more about Herron's master's degree program in art therapy.


  • T200 Intro to Art Therapy (3 credits)
  • Studio art coursework (18 credits)
  • Psychology coursework (12 credits)
    • PSY B110 Introduction to Psychology (3 credits)
    • PSY B310 Life Span Development (3 credits)
    • PSY B380 Abnormal Psychology (3 credits)
    • Psychology elective (3 credits)


Contact Herron's Office of Admissions and Student Services at (317) 278-9400 or herron4u@iupui.edu with any questions about the certificate in pre-art therapy.

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