Drama & Theater Arts at Syracuse University
Syracuse is located in Syracuse, New York and has a total student population of 21,322. Of the 4,193 students who graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Syracuse University in 2021, 58 of them were drama and theater arts majors.
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.
Syracuse Drama & Theater Arts Degrees Available
- Bachelor’s Degree in Theater
Syracuse Drama & Theater Arts Rankings
The following rankings from College Factual show how the theater progam at Syracuse 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 theater major at Syracuse 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.
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How Much Do Theater Graduates from Syracuse Make?
The median salary of theater students who receive their bachelor's degree at Syracuse is $21,187. This is less than $21,886, which is the national average of all theater majors in the nation who earn bachelor's degrees.
Theater Student Demographics at Syracuse
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the theater majors at Syracuse University.
Syracuse Drama & Theater Arts Bachelor’s Program
About 71% of those who receive a bachelor's degree in theater at Syracuse 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 Syracuse University with a bachelor's in theater.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||6|
|Hispanic or Latino||3|
Syracuse also has a doctoral program available in theater. In 2021, 0 student graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.
- General Visual & Performing Arts
- Arts & Media Management
- Fine & Studio Arts
- Film, Video & Photographic Arts
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 Syracuse University.
|Occupation||Jobs in NY||Average Salary in NY|
|Producers and Directors||26,110||$115,610|
|Art, Drama, and Music Professors||11,530||$99,870|
|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.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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More about our data sources and methodologies.
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