College of the Arts
School of Theatre and Dance

About This Program

Unlock the full potential of your acting skills with our M.F.A. degree in Acting. Designed for returning and seasoned professionals, our program offers a flexible pedagogical laboratory model and ample opportunities to hone your performance and teaching skills, all while pursuing a terminal degree. Read more...

Contact Information

Program Delivery

  • Delivery
    • In person
  • Location
    • Kent Campus

Examples of Possible Careers and Salaries*


  • 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


National Association of Schools of Theatre (NAST)

* Source of occupation titles and labor data comes 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.