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Musical Theatre, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Greeley, CO, United States
Our nationally renowned musical theatre degree program has launched hundreds of successful careers. UNC musical theatre alumni have appeared in more than 50 Broadway productions, including Wicked and Jersey Boys. Dozens more have starred in national touring shows, off-Broadway productions, and regional theatres, as well as in television, film and web projects.


You’ll get first-class, conservatory-style training in UNC’s musical theatre program, learning from experienced industry pros—including guest artists from New York, L.A. and elsewhere. With more than 30 shows a year, we offer a wealth of performing opportunities—and you can earn roles as a freshman, instead of waiting years for your chance. You’ll learn in small classes that include lots of one-on-one coaching, with top-flight instruction in voice, acting and dance. Polish your stage skills and showcase your talent in one of the nation’s most highly regarded musical theatre bachelor’s degree programs.

Admission to the musical theatre bachelor’s degree program is by audition only. This is a highly competitive program that recruits nationally. You’ll take multiple courses in voice, acting and dance, while building pre-professional skills such as audition techniques, script analysis, scene study and improvisation.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

  • Performance in Musical Theatre
  • Acting Theories and Practice
  • Advanced Musical Theatre Voice Class
  • Ballet
  • Tap Dance
  • Jazz Dance

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3.8

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3.8 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

To apply to UNC, you’ll need to submit the following:

  • A completed UNC application
  • $45 application fee (nonrefundable, payable by credit card or debit card) or request a need-based fee waiver when submitting the application
  • Your official high school transcript (which should be sent directly to UNC from your high school)
  • Your official ACT or SAT scores - UNC will accept scores from high school transcripts

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18996 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9498 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    9552 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4776 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Greeley

  • 950 - 1350 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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