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Theatre Production

Central Washington University

12 months
9068 USD/year
9068 USD/year
3794 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Theatre Production programme offered by the Central Washington University is designed to prepare teachers to teach and produce theatre. Courses include the study of theatre technology, acting and movement skills, literature and theory, in the context of theatre history, supervised practice in directing plays and musicals. And pedagogical theory.


Why the Theatre Production programme offered by the Central Washington University?

  • Theory taught through hands-on practical instruction
  • All course work is completed on-site, in the summer months, no need to quit or slight your full-time job courses offered each summer ensuring you can complete the program in as few as three summers
  • Affordable in-state tuition, affordable housing
  • Expand your professional options, increase your income potential
  • Breathe new life into your own drama curriculum and productions
  • Fully mounted culminating production on the stage of your venue, working with your own familiar resources
  • Expand your colleague and resource base from the local and regional to the national and international level
  • Learn new techniques and skills from professional artists
  • Increase your earning potential

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Introduction to the Creative Project
  • Introduction to Theatre Pedagogy
  • Stage Movement 
  • Contemporary Directing
  • Styles in Acting and Directing 
  • Musical Theatre Directing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A 3.0 cumulative Grade Point Average - GPA -  or above (on a 4.0 scale) is required to be academically admissible. The Graduate School calculates the last 90 quarter hour or last 60 semester hour GPA.
    • If the applicant’s native language is not English, he or she is required to demonstrate proof of English proficiency.
    • All students must provide adequate financial documentation before an admission decision can be made and an I-20 issued.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    9068 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4534 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    9068 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4534 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    3794 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1897 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Ellensburg

895 - 1492 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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