Department of Theatre and Dance College of Arts and Sciences University at Buffalo, the State University of New York

Department of Theatre and Dance College of Arts and Sciences University at Buffalo, the State University of New York

Buffalo, NY
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
44%
56%
student ratio
9
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
58%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Theatre And Performance Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • 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? Yes
    • 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

58% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 17
    • Accepted 10
    • Acceptance Rate 58
    • Enrolled 6
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $75
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesstatement of purpose; academic writing sample (e.g., scholarly essay, performance or book review); 3 letters of recommendation (sent electronically); portfolio of creative work; resume; completed BA, and BFA, or BS
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, statement of purpose; academic writing sample (e.g., and scholarly essay, performance or book review); 3 letters of recommendation (sent electronically); portfolio of creative work; a resume; completed MA degree
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based

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 awardsDecember 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Teaching Assistantships, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students9
    • Female Percentage44%
    • Male Percentage56%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students9
    • Part-time Percentage11%
    • Full-time Percentage89%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian90%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown10%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty4
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage50%
    • Male Percentage50%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchIntermediality in theatre and performance; contemporary performance and theory; intersections of technology and performance; performances of authenticity and realness in intermedial theater, reality television, and immersive and pervasive gaming; digital dramaturgy; American theaters of the everyday
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Theatre and Dance

College of Arts and Sciences
University at Buffalo, the State University of New York

285 Alumni Arena
Buffalo, NY 14260
United States

Prof. Lynne Koscielniak

Chair

Phone: 716-645-0574
Fax: 716-645-6992
Email: lk2@buffalo.edu

Dr. Sarah Bay-Cheng

Director of Graduate Studies

Phone: 716-645-0587
Email: baycheng@buffalo.edu


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