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Theatre Education

University of Houston

48 months
26096 USD/year
26096 USD/year
10856 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Theatre Education program of the University of Houston develops arts professionals grounded in creativity, collaboration, critical-thinking and craftsmanship.


Why study Theatre Education at The University of Houston?

The well-rounded Theatre Education program of the University of Houston trains students in all areas of theatre arts, while simultaneously providing hands-on teaching opportunities throughout their experience!

Professional partnerships in the city of Houston, and a commitment to a high level of practical experience both on stage and in technical theatre, help our students be incredibly well prepared to enter the profession as highly qualified theatre education professionals.

Program Faculty

Our theatre education students work collaboratively with the entire School of Theatre & Dance faculty. Our theatre education faculty members are dedicated to serving students who are passionate about becoming teachers, education directors and teaching artists. The School of Theatre & Dance commits two highly experienced theatre education faculty members to guide students from entry into our program through certification on a career path in four years.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Acting
  • Make up for Actors
  • Voice and Movement for the Actor
  • Teaching Profession
  • Educational Technology for Secondary Teachers
  • Educational Psychology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

You'll apply as an international freshman student if you plan to attend the University of Houston:

  • with citizenship from a country outside the U.S.
  • have no college coursework (or have less than 15 credit hours from an accredited university).
  • have an equivalent GPA 3.0 or higher (4.0 scale).
  • meet English Language Requirements

Pay the $90 application fee.

Send official test scores directly from the testing agency. SAT/ACT scores are only required for special programs.

Send official secondary school or high school academic records (transcripts, mark sheets, graduation certificate, etc.), preferably submitted electronically through your school counselor via email or the Common Application.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    26096 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26096 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    26096 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 26096 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    10856 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10856 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Houston

1067 - 1950 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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