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Graduate – Arts and Health Certificate Program

Applying to the Arts and Health Certificate Program

If you are an arts or healthcare professional or administrator and are looking for exciting ways to integrate the arts into health and wellness programs in your setting, this program is designed for you.

Graduate Program Coordinator
Dr. Christine Lemesianou

Applications to the program are reviewed on a rolling admissions basis.

How to Apply

  1. Submit your application to the Graduate School.
  2. An official transcript (one from each college attended).
  3. Personal Statement  Please write a 1-2 page personal statement that explains why you want to pursue this arts and health program. In your essay please identify any skills and/or professional experience you have and the relevance of this certificate to your personal or professional goals.
  4. A current resume detailing any relevant professional, volunteer, or academic experiences.
  5. Application fee ($60.00)
Start your application now

Decision Notification Timeline

When your application is complete, the School of Communication and Media will notify you of the decision regarding your acceptance into the Arts and Health certificate program within 10 days.  The status of your overall admission to Montclair State University will subsequently be communicated by The Graduate School.

Financial Aid and Scholarships

Applicants to the School of Communication and Media may qualify for the University’s Federal Work-Study program, student loans or scholarships.  For information regarding costs and Financial Aid, go to:

Additional Information Sources for Prospective Students

We encourage all applicants and prospective students to visit the campus to learn more about our programs. Please visit the College of the Arts’ Office of Student Services and University – Campus Visitation web pages for useful information about additional campus visit and Open House opportunities.