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Drama & Theater Arts Related Majors

There are 10 concentrations within drama and theater arts alone. For those wishing to broaden their search, theater is but one of 10 related majors within the broader visual and performing arts field of study.

Theater Focus Areas

Explore reports on the most popular concentrations theater has to offer.

Major Annual Degrees Awarded
Theater Arts 11,385
Acting 1,793
Theater Design & Technology 1,164
Musical Theater 995
Other Dramatic/Theatre Arts & Stagecraft 862
Playwriting & Screenwriting 683
Directing & Theatrical Production 219
Theatre and Dance 94
Costume Design 52
Theatre Literature, History & Criticism 51

Other Visual & Performing Arts Majors

The visual and performing arts program area contains 10 different majors.

Major Annual Degrees Awarded
Fine & Studio Arts 37,413
Design & Applied Arts 36,301
Music 25,910
Film, Video & Photographic Arts 16,778
General Visual & Performing Arts 6,355
Arts & Media Management 4,788
Dance 3,288
Other Visual Art 912
Crafts, Folk Art & Artisanry 119
Community/Environmental/Socially-Engaged Art 10

Choosing The Right Drama & Theater Arts Major

With over 2,100 different majors to choose from, selecting the best one can be daunting. The best fit for you should align with your goals, interests and natural strengths. Want help selecting the best match major for you? Try Majors Matcher.

Interested In Getting A Drama & Theater Arts Degree

With over 2,423 different theater degree programs to choose from, finding the best fit for you can be a challenge. Fortunately you have come to the right place. We have analyzed all of these schools come up with hundreds of un-biased theater school rankings to help you with this.

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