Top Dance Therapy/Therapist Masters degree Programs - 2023

Dance Therapy/Therapist programs prepare individuals, in consultation with other rehabilitation team members or in private practice, to use the therapeutic application of creative dance movement to assist in promoting client rehabilitation and physical, emotional, and mental health. Includes instruction in neuroanatomy, personality development, movement and motor behavior, psychology, dance, creative expression modalities, improvisation, group psychology and leadership, client evaluation and supervision, dance therapy practice, and professional standards and ethics.

New York grants the most Masters degrees in Dance Therapy/Therapist of all US states with 28 degrees being awarded last year. Students interested in Dance Therapy/Therapist can expect around 98% percent of their classmates to be women and 2% percent of their classmates to be male. The majority students graduating in this field earn a Masters degree. The average annual income for a graduate with a bachelor's degree in Dance Therapy/Therapist is $38,300.

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Top Colleges for Dance Therapy/Therapist

If you’re interested in studying Dance Therapy/Therapist, then you should consider attending Pratt Institute-Main! This school awards around 19 degrees at the Masters degree level in Dance Therapy/Therapist annually.

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Careers for Dance Therapy/Therapist Majors

For Dance Therapy/Therapist majors, some of the most in demand careers include Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary, Therapists, All Other . Not only that, Dance Therapy/Therapist graduates may find a high-paying job, such as Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary or Therapists, All Other.

Top Paying Careers for Dance Therapy/Therapist

  1. Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary   (Median Wage: $102,720)
  2. Therapists, All Other   (Median Wage: $59,500)

Most in Demand Careers for Dance Therapy/Therapist

  1. Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary
  2. Therapists, All Other
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