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College of Arts and Humanities

Theatre and Performance Studies

Program Overview

Why an MA in Theatre Studies at CWU?

  • Curriculum designed to prepare you for entering a Ph.D. program and a career in higher education teaching/research
  • Work within an academic community of resident MA candidates
  • Hands-on dramaturgical experience in production with Central Theatre Ensemble
  • Professional dramaturgical research opportunities count towards your degree
  • Outstanding faculty mentors help you achieve your career goals
  • Departmental and university support for presentation of your scholarly research at regional and national conferences
  • Affordable tuition
  • Resident teaching and research assistantships available each year
  • Out-of-state tuition waivers available for qualified candidates

The Master of Arts in Theatre Studies is an academic-year residency graduate program. 
Application for Fall quarter is due February 1st. Contact the School of Graduate Studies and Research for application details and deadlines.

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