Interested?

Interested in Department of Theatre? Admissions officers are waiting to hear from you!

Get More Info
Hunter College of the City University of New York

Overview

Hunter College of the City University of New York / Department of Theatre is located in New York, NY, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Playwriting
Master of Arts (MA) Theatre

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 5

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

35
Applied
13
Accepted
10
Enrolled
37%

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline April 1st February 1st No
Spring deadline November 1st September 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

Calculator icon

Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards April 15

Student Body

29
Total Graduate Students
6%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.9%
Black or African American 6.9%
White or Caucasian 75%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 3.45%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 0%
Unknown 0%

Gender

Male (44%)
Female (55%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Modern French mimes, acting techniques, directing, New York avant-garde theater and popular entertainment, playwriting
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 695 Park Avenue
New York, NY  10065-5085
United States
Contact Prof. Claudia Orenstein
Chair
Email: corenste@hunter.cuny.edu
Phone: 212-772-5149

×