The Department of Theater Directing at The City University of New York offers a master of fine arts degree in theater with a concentration in one of the following areas: performing arts management, acting, directing, dramaturgy, or design.
The two-year, 60-credit program prepares students for leadership and professional careers in each area of concentration through a combination of practical and theoretical courses as well as through internships with major institutions in the New York metropolitan area.
- Improvisation for the Actor
- Principles of Performing Arts Administration
- Directing: Rehearsal Process and Problems
- Theater Practicum
- Performing Arts Externship
- Advanced Seminar in Directing
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesTheatre & Dance View 330 other Masters in Theatre & Dance in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Transcripts from all colleges and universities attended (applicants who earned a bachelor's degree outside the United States need to submit a 'Course by Course International Transcript Evaluation.')
- Three letters of recommendation
- Directing resume
- Personal statement of reasons for wishing to pursue an MFA in Directing at Brooklyn College.
- F-1 or J-1 international students must submit English Proficiency Exam
International25650 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 24 months.
National25650 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 24 months.
- Local students: $5,545 / semester
Living costs for New York City
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.