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


Contact Information

Fully Offered

  • Delivery:
    • In person
  • Location:
    • Kent Campus

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

Dancers

  • 2.3% slower than the average
  • 11,400 number of jobs
  • $N/A 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

Music directors and composers

  • 1.7% slower than the average
  • 58,000 number of jobs
  • $52,250 potential earnings

Musicians and singers

  • 0.9% little or no change
  • 175,600 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

*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.