The University is continuing to monitor the impact of COVID-19 on future travel. In the event that travel is not possible, Steinhardt Global Affairs will work with faculty on a case-by-case basis to explore alternatives. Please watch for further announcements regarding the application process for Summer 2022 global courses.
Forge connections with local communities in Florence this summer as you practice hands-on art therapy training. Through your work in schools, rehabilitation facilities, orphanages, and other service organizations, you’ll gain a deeper understanding of the skills needed as an art therapist.
July 4-24, 2022 (tentative dates; to be confirmed)
Summer 2022 application deadlines will be announced soon.
- NYU graduate students who have taken ARTT-GE 2010 Introduction to Art Therapy
- Non-NYU graduate students and professionals with a bachelor's degree who are not enrolled at an academic institution; a background in art therapy is required
- Art Therapy
This is not a complete list. We value diverse perspectives in our programs and encourage students from other majors and professions.
Students register for a total of 3 points and may choose from the following courses:
- ARTT-GE.2302.098 (Class # XXXX) Internship in Art Therapy - 3 points
- ARTT-GE.2300.098 (Class # XXXX) Independent Study - 3 points
Offered through the Department of Art and Art Professions.
Important Note: All program applicants are encouraged to meet with their academic adviser to determine if and how this course may be applied towards their program requirements and degree completion.
- Steinhardt Graduate Tuition Fee (3 credits) - $5,826
- Graduate Registration and Services Fees - $674
- Housing Fee - TBA
- Activity Fee - TBA
- GeoBlue International Health Insurance - Included
Estimated Direct Cost Total - TBD
View NYU Steinhardt Graduate Study Tuition and Fees set for the 2021-2022 academic year.
Tuition, Housing, and Activity fees will be due based on Bursar's Payment Schedule for the Summer 2022 term.
PLEASE NOTE: Students are responsible for purchasing transportation and airfare to/from the program location. All students participating in the program are required to live in NYU-provided housing.
Students will be notified when to book flights. We recommend comparing tickets on multiple sites to ensure the best fare. Past participants have used the following flight search engines: Kayak, Google Flights, and Student Universe for student rates.
Students are encouraged to budget for study abroad programs based on individual needs. You may use online budgeting tools such as Numbeo, Expatistan, and Budget Your Trip to budget for your ideal study abroad experience.
Learn about scholarships and funding opportunities.
Students stay in shared-occupancy housing arranged by the Office of Global Affairs.
Your accommodation arrangements are included in your Housing and Activity Fees.
Group accommodation dates correspond with the program dates listed above.
Flight: Students book their own travel to coincide with program dates. Please keep in mind that flights arriving into Florence typically depart New York a day in advance.
Passport: All program participants are required to have a valid passport, which must be valid at least six months beyond the program end date.
Visa: US citizens require a valid passport and do not require a visa for visits to Italy of less than 90 days in duration. All other passport holders should check with their respective visa requirements.
Weather: In Florence, summer temperatures tend to be similar to those in New York, usually in the mid- to upper 80°s (Fahrenheit). There is very little chance of rain. Visit WeatherSpark for more information on local weather conditions in Florence.
Visit the Steinhardt Study Abroad Resources website and get a head start on preparing for your study abroad program experience.
Visit the Office of Global Affairs Short-Term Graduate Courses Policies page.