Visual & Performing Arts at Drexel University
Drexel is located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and approximately 23,589 students attend the school each year. Of the 3,440 students who graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Drexel University in 2021, 340 of them were visual and performing arts majors.
Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Visual & Performing Arts section at the bottom of this page.
Drexel Visual & Performing Arts Degrees Available
- Bachelor’s Degree in Visual & Performing Arts
- Master’s Degree in Visual & Performing Arts
Drexel Visual & Performing Arts Rankings
The following rankings from College Factual show how the visual and performing arts progam at Drexel compares to programs at other colleges and universities.
Note: While rankings may be a good starting point when you're researching a school, they don't necessarily highlight all of a school's strengths. Don't forget to check out the other details that are available for a school to see if it has what you're looking for in a program.
Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings
The visual and performing arts major at Drexel is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Visual & Performing Arts. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.
In 2021, 50 students received their master’s degree in visual and performing arts from Drexel. This makes it the #84 most popular school for visual and performing arts master’s degree candidates in the country.
Visual & Performing Arts Student Demographics at Drexel
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the visual and performing arts majors at Drexel University.
Drexel Visual & Performing Arts Bachelor’s Program
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Drexel University with a bachelor's in visual and performing arts.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||20|
|Hispanic or Latino||34|
Drexel Visual & Performing Arts Master’s Program
Of the students who received a visual and performing arts master's degree from Drexel, 66% were white. This is above average for this degree on the natiowide level.
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Drexel University with a master's in visual and performing arts.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||3|
|Hispanic or Latino||2|
Drexel also has a doctoral program available in visual and performing arts. In 2021, 0 student graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.
Concentrations Within Visual & Performing Arts
If you plan to be a visual and performing arts major, you may want to focus your studies on one of the following concentrations. The table shows all degrees awarded in this field awarded for all degree levels at Drexel University. A concentration may not be available for your level.
|Concentration||Annual Degrees Awarded|
|Design & Applied Arts||205|
|Arts & Media Management||133|
|Film, Video & Photographic Arts||44|
|Fine & Studio Arts||4|
|General Visual & Performing Arts||2|
|Drama & Theater Arts||1|
- Philosophy & Religious Studies
- Foreign Languages & Linguistics
- English Language & Literature
- Liberal Arts / Sciences & Humanities
Careers That Visual & Performing Arts Grads May Go Into
A degree in visual and performing arts can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for PA, the home state for Drexel University.
|Occupation||Jobs in PA||Average Salary in PA|
|High School Teachers||50,460||$64,830|
|Art, Drama, and Music Professors||5,050||$80,740|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Image Credit: By Daderot under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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