Theatre Schools in New York

New York Theatre Schools83 New York theatre colleges offer certificates, associate's, bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees in acting, design, and production.

The best theatre programs are offered by New York University. This theatre school has an excellent quality programs evaluated with five-star rating for curriculum and four stars for teaching.

See the top 25 theatre schools and colleges in New York below or narrow your search by program, desired diploma, or city in New York.

Top 25 theatre schools in New York:

New York University - Theatre School Ranking
1. New York University

New York City, 11 theatre programs

Pace University New York - Theatre School Ranking
2. Pace University New York

New York City, 8 theatre programs

American Musical and Dramatic Academy - Theatre School Ranking
3. American Musical and Dramatic Academy

New York City, 2 theatre programs

Columbia University in The City of New York - Theatre School Ranking
4. Columbia University in the City of New York

New York City, 5 theatre programs

Ithaca College - Theatre School Ranking
5. Ithaca College

Ithaca, 8 theatre programs

SUNY at Purchase College - Theatre School Ranking
6. SUNY at Purchase College

Purchase, 6 theatre programs

Syracuse University - Theatre School Ranking
7. Syracuse University

Syracuse, 6 theatre programs

The New School - Theatre School Ranking
8. The New School

New York City, 4 theatre programs

CUNY Hunter College - Theatre School Ranking
9. CUNY Hunter College

New York City, 5 theatre programs

State University of New York at New Paltz - Theatre School Ranking
10. State University of New York

New Paltz, 2 theatre programs

CUNY Brooklyn College - Theatre School Ranking
11. CUNY Brooklyn College

Brooklyn, 3 theatre programs

CUNY Graduate School and University Center - Theatre School Ranking
12. CUNY Graduate School and University Center

New York City, 4 theatre programs

Stony Brook University - Theatre School Ranking
13. Stony Brook University

Stony Brook, 3 theatre programs

Pratt Institute - Theatre School Ranking
14. Pratt Institute

Brooklyn, 3 theatre programs

The Juilliard School - Theatre School Ranking
15. The Juilliard School

New York City, 3 theatre programs

Vassar College - Theatre School Ranking
16. Vassar College

Poughkeepsie, 2 theatre programs

SUNY at Binghamton - Theatre School Ranking
17. SUNY at Binghamton

Vestal, 7 theatre programs

University at Buffalo - Theatre School Ranking
18. University at Buffalo

Buffalo, 3 theatre programs

Fordham University - Theatre School Ranking
19. Fordham University

Bronx, 1 theatre program

SUNY at Fredonia - Theatre School Ranking
20. SUNY at Fredonia

Fredonia, 2 theatre programs

Adelphi University - Theatre School Ranking
21. Adelphi University

Garden City, 2 theatre programs

CUNY Queens College - Theatre School Ranking
22. CUNY Queens College

Flushing, 1 theatre program

Long Island University C W Post - Theatre School Ranking
23. Long Island University C W Post

Brookville, 3 theatre programs

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute - Theatre School Ranking
24. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Troy, 3 theatre programs

CUNY City College - Theatre School Ranking
25. CUNY City College

New York City, 1 theatre program

New York theatre schools by program:

General Drama: 63 schools
Acting and Performing: 30 schools
Screenwriting and Playwriting: 5 schools
Design and Technology: 14 schools
Management and Directing: 4 schools

New York theatre schools by diploma:

Certificates: 13 schools
Associate's Degrees: 18 schools
Bachelor's Degrees: 58 schools
Master's Degrees: 16 schools
Doctoral Degrees: 5 schools

New York theatre schools by city:

Albany: 2 schools
Alfred: 1 school
Batavia: 1 school
Bayside: 1 school
Binghamton: 1 school
Brockport: 1 school
Bronx: 3 schools
Bronxville: 1 school
Brooklyn: 4 schools
Brookville: 1 school
Buffalo: 2 schools
Clinton: 1 school
Dix Hills: 1 school
Elmira: 1 school
Flushing: 1 school
Fredonia: 1 school
Garden City: 2 schools
Geneseo: 1 school
Hamilton: 1 school
Hempstead: 1 school
Herkimer: 1 school
Ithaca: 2 schools
Johnstown: 1 school
Keuka Park: 1 school
Long Island City: 1 school
Loudonville: 1 school
New Paltz: 1 school
New York City: 16 schools
Niagara University: 1 school
Old Westbury: 1 school
Oneonta: 2 schools
Oswego: 1 school
Plattsburgh: 1 school
Potsdam: 1 school
Poughkeepsie: 2 schools
Purchase: 2 schools
Queens: 1 school
Rochester: 2 schools
Rockville Centre: 1 school
Saint Bonaventure: 1 school
Sanborn: 1 school
Saratoga Springs: 1 school
Schenectady: 1 school
Selden: 1 school
Staten Island: 2 schools
Stone Ridge: 1 school
Stony Brook: 1 school
Syracuse: 2 schools
Troy: 3 schools
Utica: 1 school
Vestal: 1 school © 2017 · Home · Terms of Use · Methodology