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Department of Performance Studies Tisch School of the Arts New York University

  • New York, NY
    location
  • Private
    type
  • Urban
    setting
  • 73%27%
    student ratio
  • 64
    total students
  • $35,856 | $35,856
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • December 1
    fall application deadline
  • 43%
    acceptance rate
  • 2 Degrees
    degrees/awards offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Theater Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 36
    • Doctoral Degrees 7
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees 1, Required, Required and dissertation defense, qualifying exam
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

43% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 181
    • Accepted 78
    • Acceptance Rate 43
    • Enrolled 34
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 1st December 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreessample of written work
    • Doctoral's Degreesmaster's degree, writing sample
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL or IELTS

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$35,856
    • Out-of-state tuition *$35,856
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$1,408.00
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitCSS Profile and FAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 15
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Federal Work-Study, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students64
    • Female Percentage73%
    • Male Percentage27%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students64
    • Part-time Percentage2%
    • Full-time Percentage98%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino12%
    • Black / African American6%
    • White / Caucasian48%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian6%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown28%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty16
    • Full-time Percentage75%
    • Part-time Percentage25%
    • Female Percentage62%
    • Male Percentage38%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchPerformance theory, dance, folklore and festivals, postcolonial theory, anthropology and gender studies
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Performance Studies

Tisch School of the Arts
New York University

70 Washington Square South
New York, NY 10012-1019
United States

Karen Shimakawa

Chair

Phone: 212-998-1620
Fax: 212-995-4571
Email: performance.studies@nyu.edu

Dan Sandford

Director of Graduate Admissions

Phone: 212-998-1918
Fax: 212-995-4060
Email: tisch.gradadmissions@nyu.edu



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