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B.F.A. Musical Theatre, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #801 (QS) , FL,
Students in this program enjoy the luxury of a low student/teacher ration: an average of 10 students to each faculty member. They are not competing against other students for stage roles or classes. They take classes in acting, voice/speech, movement, dance and singing every semester from some of the best teachers in the country.

About

The Musical Theatre program offered by the Department is a highly competitive conservatory based program. Unique in its approach, the Musical Theatre program is complementary to the Performance program. The student is trained to be a singing actor who possesses a solid vocal and acting technique for work, not only on the musical stage, but also in non-musical theatre as well. Rounding out the curriculum is the sequence in dance and movement that embraces all forms of movement and dance techniques necessary for a successful career in theatre. Students are exposed to a wide ranging repertoire of plays both in the classroom and during our production season.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    145 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

Acting I-A

Movement I-A

Dance I-A

Freshman Studio I

Music Theory Skills I

Introduction to Scene Design/Stagecraft I (Lecture)

Introduction to Theatre Crafts I (Lab)

Voice and Speech I-A

Singing for the Stage I-A

Introductory Applied Music Theatre Voice I

English Composition I

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English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

• Complete the online application

• Official Transcripts

• Send official Test Scores: Test scores will only be accepted if they are submitted directly from the testing agency

• Complete the School Report

• Letter or Recommendation

• Conduct updates, if applicable

• Special Programs may require additional requirements like a portfolio or/and schedule and audition

• If applicable, submit your financial aid documents

• For international students only: Submit official test scores from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2100 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2100 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    2100 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2100 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Miami

  • 1508 - 2610 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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