College of the Arts
School of Theatre and Dance - Theatre Division
www.kent.edu/theatredance


Examples of Possible Careers*

Actors

  • 3.1% about as fast as the average
  • 70,100 number of jobs
  • $N/A potential earnings

Art, drama, and music teachers, postsecondary

  • 5.6% faster than the average
  • 116,300 number of jobs
  • $69,690 potential earnings

Miscellaneous entertainers and performers, sports and related workers

  • 4.2% about as fast as the average
  • 33,300 number of jobs
  • $N/A potential earnings

Producers and directors

  • 10.0% much faster than the average
  • 159,500 number of jobs
  • $76,400 potential earnings

Contact Information

Fully Offered

  • Kent Campus
  • Trumbull Campus (Theatre and Society concentration only)

*Note

Source of occupation titles and labor data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' Occupational Outlook Handbook. Data comprises projected percent change in employment over the next 10 years; nation-wide employment numbers; and the yearly median wage at which half of the workers in the occupation earned more than that amount and half earned less.