48 months
61760 USD/year
61760 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Students in the Theatre Arts program of Gettysburg College explore the theatrical event as a complex unit grounded in literature and historical roots, and then translated into performance through the work of playwrights, actors, directors, dramaturgs, and designers.


The study in the Theatre Arts program of Gettysburg College offers excellent preparation for a variety of careers, both within and outside the discipline.

Learning Outcomes

Students who major in Theatre Arts will be able to demonstrate

  • Students will conduct research related to theatre arts.
  • Students will analyze and evaluate works of theatre (text and performance).
  • Students will engage with discourse and practices of theatre arts.
  • Students will create and perform living works of art.
  • Students will create a Senior Capstone.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theatre History
  • Survey of Dramatic Literature
  • 20th Century Drama since WWII
  • World Drama
  • Shakespeare: the Major Plays
  • Advanced Stage Design

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application form: Gettysburg College uses the Common Application, and students are strongly encouraged to submit their application online.
  • Official secondary school records.
  • Teacher recommendation.
  • Counselor recommendation.
  • Official SAT I or ACT scores: Official scores should be sent to the College. The institutional codes for Gettysburg College are 2275 (SAT) and 3580 (ACT).
  • English language proficiency testing.
  • International Student financial statement.
  • Financial aid application for International Students.
  • Interviews: While interviews are not required, Gettysburg College does value the opportunity to learn more about you beyond your application. 
  • Passport information.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    61760 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 61760 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    61760 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 61760 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Gettysburg

1000 - 1500 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.

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