Drama & Theater Arts at The University of Texas at Austin
UT Austin is located in Austin, Texas and has a total student population of 51,090. In 2019, 23 theater majors received their bachelor's degree from UT Austin.
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.
UT Austin Drama & Theater Arts Degrees Available
- Bachelor’s Degree in Theater
- Master’s Degree in Theater
- Doctorate Degree in Theater
UT Austin Drama & Theater Arts Rankings
The following rankings from College Factual show how the theater progam at UT Austin compares to programs at other colleges and universities.
Note: Although rankings can help you see some information about a school, it's not a good idea to depend on them alone. Be sure to check out other things about the school before making your decision to attend.
Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings
The theater major at UT Austin 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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Theater Student Demographics at UT Austin
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the theater majors at The University of Texas at Austin.
UT Austin Drama & Theater Arts Bachelor’s Program
About 52% of those who receive a bachelor's degree in theater at UT Austin are white. This is below average for this degree on the nationwide level. Prospective students may be interested in knowing that this school graduates 18% more racial-ethnic minorities in its theater bachelor's program than the national average.*
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from The University of Texas at Austin with a bachelor's in theater.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||5|
|Hispanic or Latino||6|
UT Austin Drama & Theater Arts Master’s Program
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from The University of Texas at Austin with a master's in theater.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||0|
|Hispanic or Latino||2|
UT Austin also has a doctoral program available in theater. In 2019, 4 students 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 TX, the home state for The University of Texas at Austin.
|Occupation||Jobs in TX||Average Salary in TX|
|Art, Drama, and Music Professors||6,240||$71,520|
|Producers and Directors||5,300||$69,280|
|Writers and Authors||2,110||$56,680|
*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 Reid Sullivan under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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