University of California - Santa Cruz

Division of Graduate Studies

Theater Arts


Music Center

University of California, Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz, CA 95064

United States



Program Information

Degree Offered:


Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Master of Arts degree follows a one year structure combining intellectually rigorous coursework with artistic practice.


UC Santa Cruz has been fully accredited since 1965 by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). Being accredited means the campus has met rigorous standards for quality, capacity and effectiveness. Accreditation confers a variety of benefits, including access to federal financial aid resources.

International Student Requirements:

Please visit the UCSC Graduate Division website for details on International Student requirements.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

In State Tuition (per year): 13260 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 15102 USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999