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Creative Arts in Therapy

College of Nursing and Health Professions

Degrees OfferedAvailabilityLocation
PhDFull-TimePhiladelphia

Application Requirements

On-Campus Program

Deadlines

Please view our academic calendar for term start dates.

Fall (Sept.)Winter (Jan.)Spring (March)Summer (June)
All StudentsRolling Admission (Priority deadline: July 1)N/AN/AN/A

Requirements

For details regarding the items below please review the Admission Application Instructions.

  • Graduate Admission Application

    We prefer that you apply online to Drexel. Apply now:

    Apply Online

  • Transcripts

    Provide transcripts from all colleges and universities attended.

  • International Transcript Evaluation (international applicants only)

    Transcripts must be evaluated by an approved agency for admittance into this program. For more information on transcript evaluations, please refer to the Admission Application Instructions.

  • Standardized Test Scores

    GRE or MAT test scores are required.

    TOEFL scores are required for international applicants or applicants who earned a degree outside the U.S. (minimum scores: 90/577/233). Scores will be reviewed based on section scores and total scores. IELTS scores may be submitted in lieu of TOEFL scores.

  • Résumé

    Submit your résumé by mail or email it as an attachment to enroll@drexel.edu.

  • Letters of Recommendation

    Three letters of recommendation are required. Use the Electronic Letter of Recommendation form to submit your recommendation letters.

  • License

    Provide a copy of your certification or state license.

  • Academic Experience

    Master's degree in art, music, dance, or expressive therapies is required.

  • Writing Sample

    Provide a writing sample.

    Manuscript

    Provide a manuscript from a peer-reviewed submission.

  • Mailing Addresses
    • By Postal Mail
      Drexel University
      Application Processing
      PO Box 34789
      Philadelphia, PA 19101-4789
    • By Express Courier
      (DHL, FedEx, UPS, etc.)
      Drexel University
      Application Processing
      3141 Chestnut Street
      Philadelphia, PA 19104-2876

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