What will I learn?

The Theatre Department trains gifted storytellers—successful actors, producers, designers, writers, directors, educators, arts administrators. You will work closely with talented faculty and staff, guest artists, with local professional companies at the Modern and with arts companies outside of the university.

You can pursue a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degree in Theatre focusing on a range of areas:


Musical Theatre



Technical Theatre and Design

Stage Management

Arts Administration

Learning Objectives

Apply their knowledge of theatre history to their work as emerging theatre artists

Participate confidently in performance and production responsibilities

Discover their unique voice as theatre artists

Become constructive, collaborators who embrace divergent thinking, iteration, and the highest standards of excellence

Develop effective tools to be competitive in the professional theatre

Procure at least one professional internship and one Capstone experience

Seek as many ambitious opportunities as possible as writers, directors, designers, actors, managers, and technicians

Which department am I in?

College of Arts and Sciences

Study options

Full Time (126 credit hours)

Tuition fees
US$41,242.00 per year
USD $20,621 per Semester; 12-17 credits per semester

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Application deadline

Expected December 2021

Start date

18 January 2022


College of Arts and Sciences

73 Tremont Street,



02108, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Students must have high school qualification.

For international students

Students must have final high school transcript.

English language requirements

TOEFL or IELTS score (TOEFL minimum is a 79, IELTS a 6.5)

PTE-Academic with a minimum score of 54

Application deadline for fall is February 15 and spring is December 1.

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.


About Suffolk University

Located in the heart of Boston, Suffolk offers undergraduate degrees in over 60 areas of study.

  • Main urban campus in bustling Boston area
  • Large international student community
  • Industry connections and internship opportunities
  • Outstanding graduate outcomes

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