Performing Arts Doctorate California 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.
- Los Angeles, CALos Angeles, CA
University of California - Los Angeles
UCLA expands the field of musicological study by including popular music, film music, jazz, and cultural criticism. The UCLA Department of Musicology leads the field nationally and internationally by offeringadvanced training in these newer areas of exp...
- Los Angeles, CA
- San Francisco, CASan Francisco, CA
University of California - Berkeley
The Graduate Group in Performance Studies at UC Berkeley provides an interdisciplinary and individually crafted curriculum directed at advanced studie...
- San Francisco, CA
- Davis, CADavis, CA
University of California - Davis
The Department of Dramatic Art offers a Ph.D. in drama, theater, and performance studies, and an M.F.A. in acting, choreography, directing and design. These graduate programs train highly skilled and talented individuals to pursue careers as research sc...
- Davis, CA
- Riverside, CARiverside, CA
University of California - Riverside
- Santa Cruz, CASanta Cruz, CA
University of California - Santa Cruz
The Master of Arts degree with emphasis in composition, ethnomusicology or performance practice integrates theoretical and historical background with practical experience in diverse performance traditions and creative practices. The Doctorate of Musi...
- Santa Barbara, CASanta Barbara, CA
University of California - Santa Barbara
Studies leading to M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in ethnomusicology, musicology, music theory, and composition, and to M.M. and D.M.A. degrees in piano,voice, strings, and in chorale and orchestra conducting (M.M. only in woodwinds, brass, and piano accompanyi...
- La Jolla, CALa Jolla, CA
University of California - San Diego
UCSD's Department of Music is internationally recognized as the West Coast's premiere center for education and innovation in new music. Founded in 1966 by composers Robert Erickson and Will Ogdon, it was designed to provide a unique environment in which...