PhD in Art Therapy Tuition and Aid

Here you will find tuition and fees, as well as options and opportunities to pay for your PhD in Art Therapy.

2023-2024 Tuition and Fees

The tuition and fee rates set during the 2023-2024 academic year are outlined below. If your program is longer than one academic year, your tuition and fees may increase in future years. Your costs may also be different if you enroll in a different number of units each semester than the tracks outlined below.

For questions, contact the Office of Financial Aid. Also, review our financial aid and business services policies.

Item Academic Year 1 Academic Year 2 Academic Year 3 Total
Tuition Rate Per Unit $1,062 $1,062 $1,062  
Enrollment 19.5 units 19.5 units 13 units 52 units
Total Tuition $20,709 $20,709 $13,806 $55,224
Annual Fees* $780 $780 $520 $2080
Dissertation Filing $0 $0 $250 $250
Total Cost $21,489 $21,489 $14,576 $57,554

(*Annual fees assessed each semester: Campus Comprehensive Fee and Technology Fee)

Financial Aid: Scholarships, Grants, Loans and Work-Study

There are many ways to afford a graduate education. Here are just a few: 

Scholarships and grants are types of aid that do not have to be repaid and that can help to directly reduce your tuition expenses.

Visit Outside Scholarships to learn more about local, public and private scholarships. 

Federal loans are available to help graduate students meet the cost of attending Dominican. Most graduate students are eligible for up to $20,500 each award year in Unsubsidized Stafford Loans. Additional federal and private loans are available if needed.

How to Apply

To apply, please submit a FAFSA and a Dominican Financial Aid Application. Federal loans will be included in your financial aid award. 

Learn about what types of loans are available on the Graduate Loans page.

Work-Study is an optional form of self-help aid that allows students to apply for on-campus employment (or off-campus work with one of our community service partners) to earn extra money toward their college expenses. 

How to Apply

To be considered for Federal Work-Study, submit a FAFSA and contact the Office of Financial Aid. To learn about other opportunities, visit our Work-Study page.

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