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Drama & Theater Arts in Arizona

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199 Theater students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

A Drama & Theater Arts major is the 124th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Drama & Theater Arts Majors in Arizona

Theater majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 125
Associate’s Degree 34
Master’s Degree 18
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 14
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 7
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 7
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 1
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 1
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 1

Gender Distribution

In Arizona, a theater major is more popular with women than with men.

Drama & Theater Arts Majors in AZ Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of theater majors in Arizona is as follows:

  • Asian: 2.5%
  • Black or African American: 5.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 20.1%
  • White: 61.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 2.0%
  • Other Races: 8.0%
Drama & Theater Arts Majors in AZ Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Drama & Theater Arts Grads in Arizona

There are 4,320 people in the state and 418,310 people in the nation working in theater jobs.

Drama & Theater Arts Jobs Nationwide vs. AZ

Wages for Drama & Theater Arts Jobs in Arizona

In this state, theater grads earn an average of $57,810. Nationwide, they make an average of $73,090.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 20 colleges in Arizona that offer theater degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

52 Degrees in Major Awarded
66% Graduation Rate
51,585 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $38,300 after earning their degree at this institution. It takes the average student 4.33 years to graduate. 96% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

48 Degrees in Major Awarded
61% Graduation Rate
44,097 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $36,900 after earning their degree at this institution. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1. It takes the average student 4.36 years to graduate.

26 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
31,066 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 6.60%. The student to faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $14,326.

18 Degrees in Major Awarded
34% Graduation Rate
90,253 Total Students

The average student takes 4.20 years to complete their degree at Grand Canyon University. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 5.60%. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $28,400 a year.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
20,387 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $29,600 after earning their degree at this institution. The student to faculty ratio is 21 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,744 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $8,502. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $31,300 after earning their degree at this institution.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
14,728 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 59% get financial aid. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 9.10%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $32,200 after earning their degree at this institution.

#8

Phoenix College

Phoenix
5 Degrees in Major Awarded
10,959 Total Students

18 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $26,300 after earning their degree at this institution. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

4 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,040 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 28% are considered full time. Graduates earn an average $24,700 after graduation. 49% of students get financical aid.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,044 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $4,903. The student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1.

Drama & Theater Arts Careers in AZ

Some of the careers theater majors go into include:

Job Title AZ Job Growth AZ Median Salary
Set and Exhibit Designers 15% $33,990
Producers and Directors 15% $51,340
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 14% $77,480
Sports Entertainers and Performers 12% $0
Writers and Authors 9% $53,950
Music Directors and Composers 7% $44,750

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to theater.

Major Annual Graduates in AZ
Fine & Studio Arts 6,459
Design & Applied Arts 759
Film, Video & Photographic Arts 431
Music 277
General Visual & Performing Arts 140
Dance 91
Arts & Media Management 69
Other Visual Art 1

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