Theatre Production, M.A. | Online (optional) | Central Washington University | Ellensburg, United States
12 months
24361 USD/year
24361 USD/year
10401 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Why an MA in Theatre Production at Central Washington University? 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.


The Theatre Production program at Central Washington University is housed in the Summer Institute for Theatre Arts.


  • 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

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Stage Movement 
  • Contemporary Directing
  • Styles in Acting and Directing 
  • Musical Theatre Directing

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


45 alternative credits
  • Quarter Credits


On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

Incoming candidates are expected to meet both the requirements for admission to the CWU School of Graduate Studies and the following program requirements:

  • Two years of teaching experience or two years of professional theatre experience earned in preparation for teaching.
  • If the candidate does not hold a bachelor’s degree in theatre - a conditional admission will be extended and reviewed after the first year of study.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24361 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24361 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    24361 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24361 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    10401 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10401 USD per year 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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