Art Therapy/Counseling Careers and Internships
Students who study graduate art therapy/counseling at Springfield College will complete a 100-hour practicum worth three credits. Students also will complete a 600-hour internship worth six credits to earn their degree. This internship allows students to put their classroom knowledge to work in the field.
In a recent survey of 2016-17 graduates, 100 percent of students in the art therapy/counseling program who responded reported being employed. A sampling of their employers and job titles is below.
|Company Name||Job Title||Location|
|Behavioral Health Network, Inc.||Clinician/Art Therapist||Springfield, Mass.|
|Cooley Dickinson Hospital||Psychiatric Counselor||Northampton, Mass.|
|Jewish Family Service of Western Massachusetts||Clinician||Springfield, Mass.|
|Natchaug Hospital||Children's Therapist||Mansfield, Conn.|