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Drama & Theater Arts in New Hampshire

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

In terms of popularity, Drama & Theater Arts is the 75th most popular major in the state out of a total 222 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Drama & Theater Arts Majors in New Hampshire

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 64

Gender Distribution

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

Drama & Theater Arts Majors in NH Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of theater majors in New Hampshire is as follows:

  • Asian: 0.0%
  • Black or African American: 1.6%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 3.1%
  • White: 90.6%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 4.7%
Drama & Theater Arts Majors in NH Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Drama & Theater Arts Grads in New Hampshire

1,020 people in the state and 418,310 in the nation are employed in jobs related to theater.

Drama & Theater Arts Jobs Nationwide vs. NH

Wages for Drama & Theater Arts Jobs in New Hampshire

A typical salary for a theater grad in the state is $59,830, compared to a typical salary of $73,090 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 6 colleges in New Hampshire that offer theater degrees. Learn about the most popular 6 below:

21 Degrees in Major Awarded
80% Graduation Rate
14,788 Total Students

88% of students get financical aid. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $22,909.

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
4,648 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $20,876. 49% of the teachers are full time. The student loan default rate is 4.90% which is lower than average.


Dartmouth College

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
94% Graduation Rate
6,606 Total Students

The average student takes 4.10 years to complete their degree at Dartmouth. This private institution charges an average net price of $31,449. The full-time teacher rate is 80%.

7 Degrees in Major Awarded
63% Graduation Rate
3,502 Total Students

98% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 3.70%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $33,900 after earning their degree at this institution.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
34% Graduation Rate
3,527 Total Students

Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $27,674. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 95% of students receive it. The average student takes 4.21 years to complete their degree at NEC.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
2,114 Total Students

It takes the average student 4.21 years to graduate. An average student at Franklin Pierce will pay a net price of $30,134. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $34,100 after earning their degree at this institution.

Drama & Theater Arts Careers in NH

Some of the careers theater majors go into include:

Job Title NH Job Growth NH Median Salary
Writers and Authors 10% $53,270
Actors 10% $0
Fashion Designers 10% $0
Musicians and Singers 8% $0
Producers and Directors 8% $53,570
Art, Drama, and Music Professors 6% $81,490
Music Directors and Composers 4% $0
Sports Entertainers and Performers 0% $0

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

Major Annual Graduates in NH
Design & Applied Arts 376
Fine & Studio Arts 160
Film, Video & Photographic Arts 125
Music 63
General Visual & Performing Arts 8
Dance 4
Arts & Media Management 1

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