Admission

Transform lives through 
creative expression.

Transform lives through
creative expression.

Admission Requirements

To be considered for admission, an applicant must meet the following criteria:

  • A baccalaureate degree or equivalent from an accredited institution, preferably in psychology or counselling-related discipline.
  • A grade point average of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale for all undergraduate or graduate course work.
  • The equivalent of at least twelve semester credit hours in baccalaureate level psychology coursework with a grade of C or better. These courses must include introductory psychology, abnormal psychology, research methods, and developmental psychology.
  • The equivalent of 18 semester credit hours in studio art which demonstrates proficiency and disciplined commitment in art making.
  • A portfolio of original art work: 15 examples in three or more different media demonstrating competence with art materials.
  • Coursework or volunteer/work experience that involves the use of counselling related skills and demonstrates counselling capacity is required.
  • Approved applicants will be evaluated through a writing sample, portfolio review and an interview as the final step in the application process.