Performing Arts Doctorate Graduate Programs
Earning a Ph.D. in performing arts may give students the opportunity to completely immerse themselves in the study of the performing arts medium that inspires them. Performing arts Ph.D. programs typically feature an intensive course of study that is intended to connect students with other passionate artists.
- Evanston, ILEvanston, IL
Northwestern University School of Continuing Studies
Northwestern University's graduate programs in Theatre offer a flexibility and richness that allow students to pursue a wide range of intellectual and artistic goals. Whether you come here to prepare for a career in teaching and scholarship or to develo...
- West Hartford, CTWest Hartford, CT
University of Hartford
The Hartt School is the internationally acclaimed performing arts conservatory of the University of Hartford. Hartt students receive intense music, dance, or theatre training offered in a conservatory environment with the diversity and opportunities tha...
- Muncie, INMuncie, IN
Ball State University
The Master of Arts is designed for students who are interested in a broad coverage of the discipline of music at the graduate level. The Master of Music offers in-depth study for students highly gifted in music performance, composition, or research. Maj...
- Grand Forks, NDGrand Forks, ND
University of North Dakota
The Master of Music in Composition provides a rigorous and specialized degree with the focus on developing a student’s mastery of musical materials and construction, in preparation for a career in composition or arranging or further advanced study. Go...
- Pittsburgh, PAPittsburgh, PA
University of Pittsburgh
At Pitt, we create teachers and philosophers of theatre. All of our graduate students teach a diverse range of courses ranging from performance to history, literature, and criticism, all with a focus on developing pedagogical skills. THEORY Our gra...
- Eugene, OREugene, OR
University of Oregon
The Theatre Arts program offers graduate work in theory, history, criticism, directing, design, playwriting, and acting, leading to the M.A., M.S., M.F.A., and Ph.D. degrees. At this time, we offer the M.F.A. only in scenic design, lighting design and c...
- Ithaca, NYIthaca, NY
The Theatre Arts program focuses on theatre scholarship and pedagogy, with the goal of preparing students for careers as teachers and scholars.
- Montreal, QCMontreal, QC
The Faculty of Music also offers M.A. and Ph.D. degree programmes through the Department of Theory.The Department is committed to providing quality graduate education in music theory, advancing the stateof music-theoretical knowledge, and fostering the...
- Providence, RIProvidence, RI
What is ethnomusicology? At Brown, our orientation is to explore all music making as a human activity: classical music, folk music, popular music, and the musics of indigenous peoples throughout the world. Cultural studies, critical theory, anthr...
- London, United KingdomLondon, United Kingdom
LABAN is one of Europeís leading dance conservatoires and based at the RIBA Building of the Year 2003; a purpose-built state-of-the-art building that houses 13 dance studios, a 300-seat theatre, Pilates and dance health facilities and a public caf&...
- Boston, MABoston, MA
New England Conservatory of Music
The Master of Music curricula focus on studio and ensemble work supplemented by academic course requirements in musicology and theoretical studies. Additional study is provided through frequent master classes, guestartists, and repertoire classes.
- Louisville, KYLouisville, KY
University of Louisville
- Newcastle Upon Tyne, United KingdomNewcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Miami Christian University
Our goal is not so much the accumulation of credits within an area of study as it is acquiring a skill and proficiency in the area. Jesus trained, or discipled, the twelve and supervised them as they followed His pattern of ministry. We, too, desire to...
- Princeton, NJPrinceton, NJ
Composition and music history; music theory (including comparative musicology) may be pursued in conjunction with either of these basic areas.
- Nottingham, United KingdomNottingham, United Kingdom
Nottingham Trent University
- New York City, NYNew York City, NY
Manhattan School Of Music
Master of Music degree with majors in Classical Performance (Orchestral instruments, Voice, Piano, Organ, and Guitar), Composition, and in Jazz Performance and Composition. In addition, the Master of Music Degree is conferred in Orchestral Performance,...
- Houston, TXHouston, TX
The Shepherd School offers the four-year Bachelor of Music degree and the two-year Master of Music degree in performance, composition, conducting, music history, and music theory, and the Doctor of Musical Arts degree in composition and selected areas o...
- Rochester, MIRochester, MI
Core concepts in the program include constructivism, cultural psychology, and social democracy in music learning and teaching.
- New York City, NYNew York City, NY
Juilliard School, The
Juilliard’s Vocal Arts Department has achieved a reputation throughout the music world for the superior quality of its education and artistic training. The department’s faculty members include some of the most influential musicians and directors in the...
- New York City, NY
- Manchester, United KingdomManchester, United Kingdom
University of Manchester
The University of Manchester welcomes applications from overseas. The University is a truly cosmopolitan community with nearly 2,500 international students, and many scholars and researchers, from more than 120 countries. We also have established links...
- Manchester, United Kingdom
- Columbia, ALColumbia, AL
University of Missouri - Columbia
The doctorate in theatre at MU, established in 1965, is intended for experienced theatre practitioners who understand the working theatre, its legacy, and its disciplines. The program aims to add to these already acquired practical competencies the rese...
- Columbia, AL