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Drama & Theater Arts at Ithaca College

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Drama & Theater Arts at Ithaca College

What traits are you looking for in a theater school? To help you decide if Ithaca College is right for you, we've gathered the following information about the school's theater program.

Ithaca is located in Ithaca, New York and has a total student population of 6,266. In the 2018-2019 academic year, 73 students received a bachelor's degree in theater from Ithaca.

Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Drama & Theater Arts section at the bottom of this page.

Ithaca Drama & Theater Arts Degrees Available

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Theater

Ithaca Drama & Theater Arts Rankings

Each year, College Factual ranks theater programs across the country. The following shows how Ithaca performed in these rankings.

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 theater major at Ithaca is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Drama & Theater 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.

Ranking Type Rank
Most Popular Drama & Theater Arts Bachelor’s Degree Schools 21
Best Drama & Theater Arts Schools 27
Most Focused Drama & Theater Arts Bachelor’s Degree Schools 32

Earnings of Ithaca Theater Graduates

The median salary of theater students who receive their bachelor's degree at Ithaca is $22,400. This is great news for graduates of the program, since this figure is 11% higher than the national average of $20,100 for all theater bachelor's degree recipients.


Theater Student Demographics at Ithaca

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the theater majors at Ithaca College.

Ithaca Drama & Theater Arts Bachelor’s Program

63% Women
22% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
The theater program at Ithaca awarded 73 bachelor's degrees in 2018-2019. About 37% of these degrees went to men with the other 63% going to women.

Ithaca Gender Breakdown of Drama & Theater Arts Bachelor's Degree Grads

About 67% of those who receive a bachelor's degree in theater at Ithaca are white. This is above average for this degree on the nationwide level.

The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Ithaca College with a bachelor's in theater.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Drama & Theater Arts Majors at Ithaca College
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 2
Black or African American 4
Hispanic or Latino 7
White 49
International Students 2
Other Races/Ethnicities 9

Ithaca also has a doctoral program available in theater. In 2019, 0 student graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.

Careers That Theater Grads May Go Into

A degree in theater can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for NY, the home state for Ithaca College.

Occupation Jobs in NY Average Salary in NY
Producers and Directors 26,110 $115,610
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 11,530 $99,870
Fashion Designers 7,550 $95,830
Writers and Authors 7,410 $86,380


*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.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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