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Overview

University of New Mexico / Department of Theatre and Dance is located in Albuquerque, NM, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Dance
Master of Arts (MA) Dance history
Master of Fine Arts (MFA) Dramatic writing
Master of Arts (MA) Theatre education and outreach

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 4

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 Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

15
Applied
8
Accepted
7
Enrolled
53%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline April 15th Not reported No
Spring deadline November 10th Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0; undergraduate major in theatre, dance or closely-related field; 3 letters of recommendation; letter of intent; BA, BFA, BS, or MA in dance movement science or related field, or equivalent experience (for MFA in dance)

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Graduate Assistantships

Research

Focus of faculty research: Theater education and outreach, choreography, dramatic writing, dance history/criticism
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Albuquerque, NM  87131-2039
United States
Contact Ms. Bill Liotta
Chair
Email: wliotta@unm.edu
Phone: 505-277-4332
Fax: 505-277-8921