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Visual & Performing Arts at DePaul University

Here, you'll find out more about the major, including such details as the number of graduates, what degree levels are offered, ethnicity of students, and more. In addition, we cover how DePaul ranks in comparison to other schools with visual and performing arts programs.

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Visual & Performing Arts Degrees Available at DePaul

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Visual & Performing Arts
  • Master’s Degree in Visual & Performing Arts

DePaul Visual & Performing Arts Rankings

The bachelor's program at DePaul was ranked #87 on College Factual's Best Schools for visual and performing arts list. It is also ranked #6 in Illinois.

Ranking Type Rank
Most Popular Colleges for Visual & Performing Arts 45
Best Visual & Performing Arts Colleges for Non-Traditional Students 49
Best Colleges for Visual & Performing Arts 87
Best Visual & Performing Arts Colleges for Veterans 90
Best Value Colleges for Visual & Performing Arts 203
Most Focused Colleges for Visual & Performing Arts 221
Highest Paid Visual & Performing Arts Graduates 316

Popularity of Visual & Performing Arts at DePaul

During the 2018-2019 academic year, DePaul University handed out 360 bachelor's degrees in visual and performing arts. Due to this, the school was ranked #45 out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is an increase of 18% over the previous year when 305 degrees were handed out.

In 2019, 124 students received their master’s degree in visual and performing arts from DePaul. This makes it the #27 most popular school for visual and performing arts master’s degree candidates in the country.

Visual & Performing Arts Student Diversity at DePaul

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the visual and performing arts majors at DePaul University.

DePaul Visual & Performing Arts Bachelor’s Program

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 360 students graduated with a bachelor's degree in visual and performing arts from DePaul. About 52% were men and 48% were women.

DePaul Gender Breakdown of Visual & Performing Arts Bachelor's Degree Grads

The majority of the students with this major are white. About 67% of 2019 graduates were in this category.

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from DePaul University with a bachelor's in visual and performing arts.

Ethnic Diversity of Visual & Performing Arts Majors at DePaul University
Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 20
Black or African American 21
Hispanic or Latino 43
White 242
Non-Resident Aliens 7
Other Races 27

DePaul Visual & Performing Arts Master’s Program

For the most recent academic year available, 58% of visual and performing arts master's degrees went to men and 42% went to women.

DePaul Gender Breakdown of Visual & Performing Arts Master's Degree Grads

The majority of master's degree recipients in this major at DePaul are white. In the most recent graduating class for which data is available, 57% of students fell into this category.

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from DePaul University with a master's in visual and performing arts.

Ethnic Diversity of Visual & Performing Arts Majors at DePaul University
Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 6
Black or African American 13
Hispanic or Latino 7
White 71
Non-Resident Aliens 20
Other Races 7

Visual & Performing Arts Majors

Visual and Performing Arts students may decide to major in one of the following focus areas. Individual majors may not be available for all degree levels.

Major Annual Graduates
Film, Video & Photographic Arts 217
Drama & Theater Arts 89
Music 83
Design & Applied Arts 63
Fine & Studio Arts 18
Arts & Media Management 14

Majors Similar to Visual & Performing Arts

Related Major Annual Graduates
Liberal Arts / Sciences & Humanities 311
English Language & Literature 121
Foreign Languages & Linguistics 18
Philosophy & Religious Studies 17

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