Graduate Schools Offering Theatre Programs - 2018 Ranking

In 2018, we have evaluated 210 schools offering theatre programs. The most theatre colleges are in California (30 schools), New York (22 schools), Texas (14 schools), Illinois (10 schools), and Massachusetts (9 schools).

The best theatre program in the United States is offered by Yale University. That graduate school has an excellent theatre program evaluated with five-star rating for curriculum and five-star rating for teaching also.

The Best 50 theatre graduate schools are below. To check all theatre graduate schools, please narrow your search by state or desired diploma. Alternatively, check the recent ranking of the top theater schools and colleges in USA.

Top 50 theatre graduate schools:

Yale University - Graduate School Ranking
1. Yale University

Located in New Haven, Connecticut

Harvard University - Graduate School Ranking
2. Harvard University

Located in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Columbia University in The City of New York - Graduate School Ranking
3. Columbia University in the City of New York

Located in New York City, New York

Brown University - Graduate School Ranking
4. Brown University

Located in Providence, Rhode Island

Stanford University - Graduate School Ranking
5. Stanford University

Located in Stanford, California

Northwestern University - Graduate School Ranking
6. Northwestern University

Located in Evanston, Illinois

The Juilliard School - Graduate School Ranking
7. The Juilliard School

Located in New York City, New York

Washington University in St Louis - Graduate School Ranking
8. Washington University in St Louis

Located in Saint Louis, Missouri

University of Southern California - Graduate School Ranking
9. University of Southern California

Located in Los Angeles, California

Tufts University - Graduate School Ranking
10. Tufts University

Located in Medford, Massachusetts

Cornell University - Graduate School Ranking
11. Cornell University

Located in Ithaca, New York

Johns Hopkins University - Graduate School Ranking
12. Johns Hopkins University

Located in Baltimore, Maryland

University of California Los Angeles - Graduate School Ranking
13. University of California Los Angeles

Located in Los Angeles, California

University of California Berkeley - Graduate School Ranking
14. University of California Berkeley

Located in Berkeley, California

University of Virginia - Graduate School Ranking
15. University of Virginia

Located in Charlottesville, Virginia

University of Michigan Ann Arbor - Graduate School Ranking
16. University of Michigan Ann Arbor

Located in Ann Arbor, Michigan

Carnegie Mellon University - Graduate School Ranking
17. Carnegie Mellon University

Located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - Graduate School Ranking
18. University of North Carolina

Located in Chapel Hill, North Carolina

New York University - Graduate School Ranking
19. New York University

Located in New York City, New York

University of California San Diego - Graduate School Ranking
20. University of California San Diego

Located in La Jolla, California

The University of Texas at Austin - Graduate School Ranking
21. The University of Texas

Located in Austin, Texas

Villanova University - Graduate School Ranking
22. Villanova University

Located in Villanova, Pennsylvania

University of Florida - Graduate School Ranking
23. University of Florida

Located in Gainesville, Florida

University of Maryland College Park - Graduate School Ranking
24. University of Maryland College Park

Located in College Park, Maryland

Smith College - Graduate School Ranking
25. Smith College

Located in Northampton, Massachusetts

Brandeis University - Graduate School Ranking
26. Brandeis University

Located in Waltham, Massachusetts

Case Western Reserve University - Graduate School Ranking
27. Case Western Reserve University

Located in Cleveland, Ohio

Boston University - Graduate School Ranking
28. Boston University

Located in Boston, Massachusetts

University of California Irvine - Graduate School Ranking
29. University of California Irvine

Located in Irvine, California

University of Wisconsin Madison - Graduate School Ranking
30. University of Wisconsin Madison

Located in Madison, Wisconsin

George Washington University - Graduate School Ranking
31. George Washington University

Located in Washington, District of Columbia

Ohio State University - Graduate School Ranking
32. Ohio State University

Located in Columbus, Ohio

University of Georgia - Graduate School Ranking
33. University of Georgia

Located in Athens, Georgia

University of California Davis - Graduate School Ranking
34. University of California Davis

Located in Davis, California

Pepperdine University - Graduate School Ranking
35. Pepperdine University

Located in Malibu, California

Southern Methodist University - Graduate School Ranking
36. Southern Methodist University

Located in Dallas, Texas

University of California Santa Barbara - Graduate School Ranking
37. University of California Santa Barbara

Located in Santa Barbara, California

Fordham University - Graduate School Ranking
38. Fordham University

Located in Bronx, New York

Tulane University of Louisiana - Graduate School Ranking
39. Tulane University of Louisiana

Located in New Orleans, Louisiana

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute - Graduate School Ranking
40. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Located in Troy, New York

Syracuse University - Graduate School Ranking
41. Syracuse University

Located in Syracuse, New York

California Institute of The Arts - Graduate School Ranking
42. California Institute of the Arts

Located in Valencia, California

University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign - Graduate School Ranking
43. University of Illinois

Located in Champaign, Illinois

CUNY Hunter College - Graduate School Ranking
44. CUNY Hunter College

Located in New York City, New York

Chapman University - Graduate School Ranking
45. Chapman University

Located in Orange, California

University of Connecticut - Graduate School Ranking
46. University of Connecticut

Located in Storrs, Connecticut

Pennsylvania State University - Graduate School Ranking
47. Pennsylvania State University

Located in University Park, Pennsylvania

University of Washington Seattle - Graduate School Ranking
48. University of Washington Seattle

Located in Seattle, Washington

University of Minnesota Twin Cities - Graduate School Ranking
49. University of Minnesota Twin Cities

Located in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Loyola Marymount University - Graduate School Ranking
50. Loyola Marymount University

Located in Los Angeles, California

Theatre graduate schools by state:

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Theatre graduate schools by diploma:

Certificates: 20 graduate schools
Master's Degrees: 204 graduate schools
Doctoral Degrees: 40 graduate schools

Theatre graduate schools by region:

Northeast: 49 graduate schools
Midwest: 48 graduate schools
South: 61 graduate schools
West: 52 graduate schools

Other programs:

Accounting: 585 graduate schools
Aerospace: 70 graduate schools
Agriculture: 96 graduate schools
Architecture: 137 graduate schools
Arts: 403 graduate schools
Biology: 584 graduate schools
Business: 1,181 graduate schools
Chemistry: 385 graduate schools
Computer: 642 graduate schools
Construction: 63 graduate schools
Culinary: 6 graduate schools
Dance: 46 graduate schools
Dental: 81 graduate schools
Economics: 264 graduate schools
Education: 1,268 graduate schools
Electrical: 44 graduate schools
Engineering: 385 graduate schools
Environmental: 381 graduate schools
Fashion: 38 graduate schools
Film: 82 graduate schools
Finance: 329 graduate schools
Fire: 18 graduate schools
Flight: 16 graduate schools
Geography: 162 graduate schools
Geology: 207 graduate schools
Graphic Design: 66 graduate schools
History: 426 graduate schools
Hospitality: 60 graduate schools
Interior Design: 42 graduate schools
Journalism: 378 graduate schools
Foreign Languages: 316 graduate schools
Law: 269 graduate schools
Literature: 445 graduate schools
Management: 1,231 graduate schools
Marketing: 268 graduate schools
Massage: 15 graduate schools
Mathematics: 505 graduate schools
Mechanic: 3 graduate schools
Medical: 977 graduate schools
Music: 416 graduate schools
Nursing: 620 graduate schools
Occupational Therapy: 353 graduate schools
Performing Arts: 138 graduate schools
Petroleum: 21 graduate schools
Pharmacy: 196 graduate schools
Philosophy: 449 graduate schools
Physics: 302 graduate schools
Police: 391 graduate schools
Politics: 310 graduate schools
Psychology: 935 graduate schools
Secretary: 2 graduate schools
Social Work: 605 graduate schools
Sociology: 407 graduate schools
Sport: 147 graduate schools
Veterinary: 48 graduate schools
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