School of Theatre, Dance and Performance Studies College of Arts and Humanities University of Maryland, College Park

School of Theatre, Dance and Performance Studies College of Arts and Humanities University of Maryland, College Park

College Park, MD
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
60%
40%
student ratio
55
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
34%
acceptance rate
5 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Theatre Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) [theatre and performance studies]
      Master of Arts (MA) [theatre and performance studies]
      Master of Fine Arts (MFA) [performance]
      Master of Fine Arts (MFA) [theatre design]
    • Dance Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 18
    • Doctoral Degrees 6
    • 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? Not reported
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Not reported
    • 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

34% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 73
    • Accepted 25
    • Acceptance Rate 34
    • Enrolled 12
  • 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 DegreesGRE General Test, minimum GPA of 3.0, writing sample, and portfolio (MFA), 3 letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test, writing sample
    • 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 submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Teaching Assistantships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students55
    • Female Percentage60%
    • Male Percentage40%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students55
    • Part-time Percentage2%
    • Full-time Percentage98%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino6%
    • Black / African American6%
    • White / Caucasian83%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander2%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown1%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty31
    • Full-time Percentage74%
    • Part-time Percentage26%
    • Female Percentage55%
    • Male Percentage45%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchDance, performance, history/theory, design and production
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

School of Theatre, Dance and Performance Studies

College of Arts and Humanities
University of Maryland, College Park

College Park, MD 20742
United States

Anne Warren

Interim Director

Phone: 301-405-6691
Email: awarren@umd.edu

Dr. Charles Caramello

Dean of Graduate School

Phone: 301-405-0358
Fax: 301-314-9305
Email: ccaramel@umd.edu


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