Drama & Theater Arts at University of Houston
UH is located in Houston, Texas and approximately 46,148 students attend the school each year. In 2019, 19 theater majors received their bachelor's degree from UH.
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.
UH Drama & Theater Arts Degrees Available
- Bachelor’s Degree in Theater
- Master’s Degree in Theater
UH Drama & Theater Arts Rankings
Each year, College Factual ranks theater programs across the country. The following shows how UH performed in these rankings.
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 UH 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.
|Best Value Drama & Theater Arts Schools||56|
Theater Student Demographics at UH
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the theater majors at University of Houston.
UH Drama & Theater Arts Bachelor’s Program
About 58% of those who receive a bachelor's degree in theater at UH are white. This is typical for this degree on the nationwide level. Prospective students may be interested in knowing that this school graduates 12% 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 University of Houston with a bachelor's in theater.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||1|
|Hispanic or Latino||6|
UH Drama & Theater Arts Master’s Program
Of the students who received a theater master's degree from UH, 77% 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 University of Houston with a master's in theater.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||2|
|Hispanic or Latino||2|
UH 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 TX, the home state for University of Houston.
|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
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More about our data sources and methodologies.
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