University of Texas at Austin

College of Fine Arts

Theatre and Dance


P.O. Box 7337

1616 Guadalupe, Suite 2.408

Austin, TX 78713

United States




1-512-471- 8492

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Ph.D., M.A.; M.F.A.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

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. The M.F.A. programs in Acting, Directing, Dance, Design (all areas) and Technology (all areas) do not require the GRE Exam. Beyond the general requirements of the Graduate School, the Department of Theatre and Dance has specific application requirements and deadlines for each concentration. Please click on your area of interest to find out more information. Acting (MFA) Dance (MFA) Directing (MFA) Drama and Theatre for Youth (MFA) Performance as Public Practice (MA, MFA, PhD) Playwriting (MFA) Theatrical Design & Theatre Technology (MFA)



International Student Requirements:


Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 40,000+

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