Use music to improve the quality of life for individuals with a wide diversity of challenges across the entire lifespan. Through small classes with internationally renowned faculty and hands-on clinical internships, you’ll gain the skills you need to become an effective music therapist.
This doctorate is designed for credentialed music therapists with an articulated area of clinical specialization who want to develop research skills.
News and Events
A panel discussion co-chaired by Dr. Nisha Sajnani and Dr. Peter Jampel.
The work of Music Therapy alum and current rehabilitation sciences PhD student Annalissa Vicencio was featured on News 12.
Nir Sadovnik created a video with his coworkers there to the song “Lean on Me" for the patients and staff at Woodhull Hospital in Brooklyn.
"It is time for us to take responsibility and to take concrete steps to make MPAP an academic performance community where diversity and inclusion are indispensable and at the core of our teaching, training, and learning."
Music Therapy alumnus Brian Schreck takes recordings of his terminally ill patients' heartbeats and transforms them into incredibly moving songs for their bereaved family members.