Columbia University

School of the Arts

Theatre Arts


630 West 169th Street

New York City, NY 10027

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Theatre Arts

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Division of Theatre Arts is a professional training program leading to the degree of Master of Fine Arts (M.F.A.) in acting, directing, dramaturgy/criticism, theatre management, and playwriting. While providing intensive professional training in each discipline, the philosophy of the program is grounded in the belief that the most enduring contributions to the art of the theatre depend on an intimate awareness of the entire process of theatrical production.


Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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