Degree: Master, Doctorate
This department offers study in the following graduate degree programs: THEATRE ARTS, Master of Arts and Master of Fine Arts; FINE ARTS, Doctor of Philosophy with an option in Theatre Arts.
The Department of Theatre offers an M.A. with the option of a creative project or research thesis in directing,design and technology, and history-criticism.
Students interested in careers in dance and related fields may pursue the interdisciplinary MA degree with a specialization in dance.
The Graduate program has been flexibly designed to suit the varying requirements of each student, with a common core of coursework taken by all students regardless of area of concentration.
Admission to the graduate programs of the UT Department of Theatre and Dance is highly competitive and selective. Applicants must first meet the general admission requirements of the Graduate School.
Course work and stage experience are designed to train well-rounded theatre practitioners who have the ability to function creatively and skillfully in a variety of theatrical situations.