Celebrating over 50 years of spectacular productions, the top-ranked Department of Theater is a proud part of the School of Theater, Film and Media Arts, and the Center for the Performing and Cinematic Arts at Temple University in Philadelphia.
Our Bachelor of Arts in Theater features strong professional concentrations in Theater Studies, Acting, Directing, and Design & Production. We offer a rigorous training in music, dance and acting with the Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) in Musical Theater. The department also offers a unique Theater Education 4+1 Program, which allows a student to earn a BA in Theater and a Master’s degree in Education in five years, and a one-year MA in Musical Theater Studies. In addition, MFA programs are offered in Acting, Design, and Musical Theater Collaboration that engender countless opportunities for interdisciplinary creative and scholarly synergy between all levels.