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Bachelor On Campus


Pace University

48 months
51978 USD/year
51978 USD/year
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One of most unique programs in the United States for young actors interested in devised, ensemble work. Based in New York, with a semester abroad, the Acting program from Pace University balances academics and rigorous training in a highly collaborative environment.

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Act, Collaborate, Create

  • This is a one-of-a-kind BA theater program in the US that trains the student in the development of an ensemble theater company.
  • You will spend their fifth semester at the Institute of the Arts Barcelona in Sitges, Spain. They complete Pace University academic requirements while training in European-based methods.
  • The first three years are dedicated to developing and performing devised projects through collaborative creation of theatrical pieces under the mentorship of established American and international theater professionals.
  • You also have room to double major in this program.

Choose Your Career

The Acting program from Pace University also offers a strong liberal arts component that helps nurtures well-rounded young artists whose goals are to enter the professional industry or continue on to graduate school.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Acting 
  • Movement
  • Script Analysis for BA Actor and Director
  • Vocal Production for BA Actors
  • Performance Ensemble 
  • World Theater
  • Theatre History for BA Actor and Director

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


128 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application & Fee
  • Identification
  • Letters of Recommendation - Two letters of recommendation from a teacher or counselor who knows you well and can attest to your academic potential and personal characteristics.  
  • A Written Essay/Personal Statement - One essay/personal statement, approximately 250-650 words in length, which will assist the Admission Committee in reviewing your application. The essay/personal statement you submit must consist solely of your own original work. 
  • Official Test Scores - Official test scores and other educational materials must be sent directly from the testing authority or institution.
  • Official Transcripts - Official transcripts, diplomas, and leaving examination scores from secondary and post-secondary schools (in English). 

Tuition Fee

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    51978 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 51978 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

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