24 months
33600 USD/year
33600 USD/year
13400 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Theatre Arts - Theatre Design and Production program from University of Arizona prepares students for a career in professional theatre through intensive classroom study and production training. 

Visit the official programme website for more information


Key Features

Areas of emphasis include Costume Design; Costume Production; Lighting Design; Scenic Design; Scenic Production; and Technical Direction. Strong mentorship is provided by a faculty of working professionals to admitted candidates who have experience and potential in their area of interest, a passion for the arts and proven leadership skills. Candidates cultivate their artistry and craft on productions within the Arizona Repertory Theatre.

This fully functioning school has three theatres, along with production shops, production facilities and post-production laboratories, and state-of-the-art equipment, and a faculty made up of working professionals. 

The Theatre Arts - Theatre Design and Production program from University of Arizona provides an exciting opportunity to learn about the art and craft of storytelling and the workings of the entertainment industry in an incredibly rich learning environment. Professional screenings like "I Dream in Widescreen," and our professional theatre training company, Arizona Repertory Theatre, provide real, hands-on creative opportunities and experiences to practice your craft.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Advanced Construction Techniques
  • Rendering
  • Advanced Costume Design
  • Advanced Costume Construction 
  • Special Topics in Design
  • Advanced Construction Techniques
  • Theatrical Engineering and Management
  • Advanced Motion Control

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Official transcripts from ALL previous colleges and universities attended
  • Statement of Intent (1-2 pages)
  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • Resume
  • Interview/portfolio review with the Design/Technology faculty

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    33600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    33600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    13400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13400 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Tucson

830 - 1140 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.

Our partners

Theatre Arts - Theatre Design and Production
The University of Arizona


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!