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Musical Theatre, B.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

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 the Musical Theatre program from University of Northern Colorado, 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.

Your Future in Musical Theatre

There’s no limit to what you can do with a musical theatre bachelor’s degree from UNC. Our annual Senior Showcase in New York attracts agents, casting directors and other industry professionals, giving you outstanding exposure in front of a highly influential audience. Our graduates perform all over the world in theatres, film productions, cruise ships, theme parks and other venues.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

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

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    72

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 2.5

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 2.5 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

  • The $60 non-refundable application fee can be paid using a VISA, MasterCard or Discover card.
  • Official high school transcripts and graduation certificates
  • Undergraduate applicants are expected to meet a 2.5 GPA equivalent
  • Please provide a clear, high resolution photocopy of the bio-page (photo-page) of your passport

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

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

    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

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Funding

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