Study cover for Musical Theater
Bachelor On Campus

Musical Theater

Pace University

48 months
50832 USD/year
50832 USD/year
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What better place to earn your BFA in Musical Theater at Pace University than in the musical theater capital of the world?

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The BFA in Musical Theater at Pace University provides you with a strong foundation in acting, singing, and dancing to prepare you for a professional career in musical theater, taught by well-connected professionals working in the industry.

Designed to train the unique performer, our conservatory-style program offers you the opportunity to showcase your abilities and talents while preserving and refining your individuality. 

The acting, music and dance courses have all been designed with the professional musical theater performer in mind, and each class seeks to bring together these three disciplines into a cohesive synthesis.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Musical Theater Acting 
  • Acting for Television and Film 
  • Musical Theatre History and Repertoire
  • Musical Theatre Technique
  • Acting for Musical Theatre
  • Script and Score Analysis for the Musical Theatre Performer

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

An audition must be scheduled by February 1.


128 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Acceptd pre-screen upload:

  • Headshot or photo
  • Resume
  • 1 contemporary (written after 1945) monologue from a published full-length play, under 90 seconds (OPTION A from Common Pre-Screen)
  • 2 song selections, contrasting, each 60-90 seconds (either OPTION A or OPTION B from Common Pre-Screen)
  • 1 (optional) dance solo - can be in a studio or as a featured dancer and choreographed by yourself, a teacher, or friend
  • 1 (optional) "wild card" video/media - can be anything you want: a special skill, an interesting story about yourself, a passion speech, an instrument that you play, etc. “What do you want us to know about you?” and “What makes you unique?

In-person callback audition:

  • At your callback audition, you will present your monologue. The faculty may give you adjustments or other direction on these at your audition.
  • You will also present both of your song selections for the faculty. Have 16-bar cuts of these ready should the faculty request a shorter version.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    50832 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 50832 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    50832 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 50832 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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