Department of Theatre College of Liberal Arts and Sciences The University of Kansas

Department of Theatre College of Liberal Arts and Sciences The University of Kansas

Lawrence, KS
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
71%
29%
student ratio
21
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 1
fall application deadline
78%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Theatre Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
    • Theatre Design Master of Fine Arts (MFA) [scenography]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 4
    • Doctoral Degrees 1
    • 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
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

78% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 14
    • Accepted 11
    • Acceptance Rate 78
    • Enrolled 8
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $55
    • Application Fee - International $65
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 1st January 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.2
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.5; MA or MFA in theatre or related field
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJanuary 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Federal Work-Study, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students21
    • Female Percentage71%
    • Male Percentage29%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students21
    • Part-time Percentage10%
    • Full-time Percentage90%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian100%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty15
    • Full-time PercentageNot Reported
    • Part-time PercentageNot Reported
    • Female Percentage47%
    • Male Percentage53%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchTheatre history, performance studies, scenography, theatre historiography, cultural studies
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Theatre

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
The University of Kansas

356 Murphy Hall 1530 Naismith Drive
Lawrence, KS 66045
United States

Mechele Leon

Chair

Phone: 785-864-2062
Fax: 785-864-5251
Email: mleon@ku.edu

Karen Hummel

Senior Administrative Associate

Phone: 785-864-3511
Fax: 785-864-5251
Email: khummel@ku.edu


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