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Theatre for Youth and Community

Arizona State University

36 months
Duration
25200 USD/year
23544 USD/year
11720 USD/year
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About

The internationally recognized Theatre for Youth and Community MFA program offered at Arizona State University features distinguished faculty, excellent facilities, comprehensive coursework and practical experiences in all areas of theatre, educational theatre, community cultural development and theatre for youth.

Overview

Students enrolled in the Theatre for Youth and Community MFA program offered at Arizona State University complete their course of study equipped to be engaged and innovative leaders in artistry, scholarship, education and activism. Graduates are prepared for careers that include teacher of artistry, directing and education directing; specialist in arts and civic organizations; teacher in elementary, secondary and tertiary education systems; and careers in social profit organizations and in arts entrepreneurship.

Career Opportunities

Graduates of the Theatre for Youth and Community MFA program offered at Arizona State University are prepared to work in a variety of settings and industries including higher education, professional theatre companies, community arts organizations and youth theatre programs.

They are prepared for careers that include teacher of artistry, directing and education directing; specialist in arts and civic organizations; teacher in elementary, secondary and tertiary education systems; and careers in social profit organizations and in arts entrepreneurship. Other career examples include:

  • community arts facilitator
  • community engagement and social activist artist
  • social engagement practitioner
  • stage or film director

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theatre History
  • Studies in Dramatic Theory and Criticism
  • Methods of Teaching Drama
  • Projects in Community Based Drama
  • Advanced Studies in Theatre for Youth
  • Touring Theatre
  • Research in Drama Education 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

60 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must fulfill the requirements of both the Graduate College and the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts.
  • Applicants are eligible to apply to the program if they have earned a bachelor's or master's degree, in any field, from a regionally accredited institution.
  • Applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00 (scale is 4.00 = "A") in the last 60 hours of their first bachelor's degree program, or applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00 (scale is 4.00 = "A") in an applicable master's degree program.

All applicants must submit:

  • graduate admission application and application fee
  • official transcripts
  • current curriculum vitae
  • statement of purpose
  • curated arts portfolio
  • three letters of recommendation
  • proof of English proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25200 USD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    23544 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23544 USD per year during 36 months.
  • In-State

    11720 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 11720 USD per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Tempe Junction

900 - 1350 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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