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Theatre Studies

University of Houston

12 months
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9936 USD/year
9936 USD/year
3840 USD/year
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The Theatre Studies program of the University of Houston is recommended for individuals with a strong interest in the scholarly aspects of theatre—particularly dramaturgy, theatre history, and performance studies.

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Overview

About the Program

The Theatre Studies program of the University of Houston is ideal for students interested in going on to pursue the Ph.D. or working as a professional dramaturg. A select number of students are admitted to the M.A. program each year, ensuring a high degree of individual contact with faculty.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Performance Studies Seminar
  • Dramaturgy for the 21st Century
  • Dramatic Theory & Criticism
  • Selected Periods in Theatre History
  • Memory in Performance
  • Landscape of Theatre Scholarship

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • International applicants have additional documentation and English language proficiency requirements.
  • In addition to meeting the college graduate admission requirements, students must have an undergraduate degree or have completed at least 24 semester hours in theatre at the undergraduate or postbaccalaureate level with a grade point average of at least 3.00 (A=4.00).
  • Conditional admission may be granted to domestic applicants whose overall grade point average in the last 60 hours of course credit is at least 2.67 (A=4.00), whose grade point average in the discipline is at least 3.00, and whose score on the Graduate Record Examination is high enough to indicate probable success in the program.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9936 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4968 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    9936 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4968 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    3840 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1920 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Houston

1067 - 1950 USD /month
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