Graduate Programs

Apply: Creative Arts Therapy: Music Therapy specialization

1. Complete your application online, which includes submitting a resume, professional statement, and two letters of recommendation as detailed below.

Professional Statement
Letters of Recommendation

2. Request official transcripts from each college you attended.


3. Complete additional requirements:

  • Applicant must have completed, or will be completing, a baccalaureate degree in music or music therapy from an accredited institution with a cumulative index of 3.0 and a “B” average in the major field by the start date of the desired term. Prior coursework must include an Introduction to Psychology course. 
  • Prerequisite coursework (9 credits): Intro to Psychology, Intro to Music Therapy, and Psychology of Music. (If not already complete, consult with the graduate music therapy program director for instructions and options.)
  • Applicants who meet the admission criteria will be invited to schedule an audition and to demonstrate basic proficiency on the piano and guitar.
  • Program director will contact qualified applicants for an audition and interview.

Application Deadlines

  • Fall Term: April 1 preferred; applications considered on a rolling basis as space permits.
  • Spring Term: Oct. 1 preferred; applications considered on a rolling basis as space permits.

Applications are only accepted for the fall and spring terms.

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