Theatre Schools Offering Acting Programs in California

Offered In
78
Schools
California Acting and Performing Schools California is a wonderful state to obtain acting and performing diploma. There are 78 schools offering respective programs in California, and the best one is offered by University of Southern California. That school offers an excellent acting and performing program evaluated with five-star rating for curriculum and four-star rating for teaching.

Check all the acting and performing schools and colleges in California below or narrow your search by desired diploma or city in California. Alternatively, check the fresh ranking of the top film colleges in California.


California acting & performing schools:

University of Southern California - Theatre School Ranking
1. University of Southern California

Located in Los Angeles, 3 acting & performing programs

University of California San Diego - Theatre School Ranking
2. University of California San Diego

Located in La Jolla, 4 acting & performing programs

University of California Irvine - Theatre School Ranking
3. University of California Irvine

Located in Irvine, 1 acting & performing program

Pepperdine University - Theatre School Ranking
4. Pepperdine University

Located in Malibu, 2 acting & performing programs

California Institute of The Arts - Theatre School Ranking
5. California Institute of the Arts

Located in Valencia, 3 acting & performing programs

Chapman University - Theatre School Ranking
6. Chapman University

Located in Orange, 1 acting & performing program

University of California Riverside - Theatre School Ranking
7. University of California Riverside

Located in Riverside, 1 acting & performing program

American Conservatory Theater - Theatre School Ranking
8. American Conservatory Theater

Located in San Francisco, 3 acting & performing programs

California State University Los Angeles - Theatre School Ranking
9. California State University Los Angeles

Located in Los Angeles, 1 acting & performing program

University of San Francisco - Theatre School Ranking
10. University of San Francisco

Located in San Francisco, 2 acting & performing programs

California State University Chico - Theatre School Ranking
11. California State University Chico

Located in Chico, 2 acting & performing programs

San Jose State University - Theatre School Ranking
12. San Jose State University

Located in San Jose, 1 acting & performing program

New York Film Academy - Theatre School Ranking
13. New York Film Academy

Located in Burbank, 4 acting & performing programs

Azusa Pacific University - Theatre School Ranking
14. Azusa Pacific University

Located in Azusa, 2 acting & performing programs

California Baptist University - Theatre School Ranking
15. California Baptist University

Located in Riverside, 2 acting & performing programs

Point Loma Nazarene University - Theatre School Ranking
16. Point Loma Nazarene University

Located in San Diego, 2 acting & performing programs

California State University San Marcos - Theatre School Ranking
17. California State University San Marcos

Located in San Marcos, 1 acting & performing program

Vanguard University of Southern California - Theatre School Ranking
18. Vanguard University of Southern California

Located in Costa Mesa, 1 acting & performing program

Academy of Art University - Theatre School Ranking
19. Academy of Art University

Located in San Francisco, 3 acting & performing programs

Citrus College - Theatre School Ranking
20. Citrus College

Located in Glendora, 1 acting & performing program

California State University Channel Islands - Theatre School Ranking
21. California State University Channel Islands

Located in Camarillo, 2 acting & performing programs

Pacific Union College - Theatre School Ranking
22. Pacific Union College

Located in Angwin, 1 acting & performing program

Hussian College Relativity California - Theatre School Ranking
23. Hussian College Relativity California

Located in Los Angeles, 1 acting & performing program

William Jessup University - Theatre School Ranking
24. William Jessup University

Located in Rocklin, 2 acting & performing programs

Napa Valley College - Theatre School Ranking
25. Napa Valley College

Located in Napa, 1 acting & performing program

Santa Rosa Junior College - Theatre School Ranking
26. Santa Rosa Junior College

Located in Santa Rosa, 1 acting & performing program

Cypress College - Theatre School Ranking
27. Cypress College

Located in Cypress, 1 acting & performing program

Ashford University - Theatre School Ranking
28. Ashford University

Located in San Diego, 2 acting & performing programs

Golden West College - Theatre School Ranking
29. Golden West College

Located in Huntington Beach, 1 acting & performing program

Mt San Antonio College - Theatre School Ranking
30. Mt San Antonio College

Located in Walnut, 1 acting & performing program

Pasadena City College - Theatre School Ranking
31. Pasadena City College

Located in Pasadena, 1 acting & performing program

Chaffey College - Theatre School Ranking
32. Chaffey College

Located in Rancho Cucamonga, 1 acting & performing program

Santa Monica College - Theatre School Ranking
33. Santa Monica College

Located in Santa Monica, 1 acting & performing program

Southwestern College - Theatre School Ranking
34. Southwestern College

Located in Chula Vista, 1 acting & performing program

Cuesta College - Theatre School Ranking
35. Cuesta College

Located in San Luis Obispo, 1 acting & performing program

Moorpark College - Theatre School Ranking
36. Moorpark College

Located in Moorpark, 1 acting & performing program

Foothill College - Theatre School Ranking
37. Foothill College

Located in Los Altos Hills, 1 acting & performing program

American River College - Theatre School Ranking
38. American River College

Located in Sacramento, 1 acting & performing program

Butte College - Theatre School Ranking
39. Butte College

Located in Oroville, 1 acting & performing program

Victor Valley College - Theatre School Ranking
40. Victor Valley College

Located in Victorville, 1 acting & performing program

Modesto Junior College - Theatre School Ranking
41. Modesto Junior College

Located in Modesto, 1 acting & performing program

Sierra College - Theatre School Ranking
42. Sierra College

Located in Rocklin, 1 acting & performing program

Theatre of Arts - Theatre School Ranking
43. Theatre of Arts

Located in Hollywood, 1 acting & performing program

Fullerton College - Theatre School Ranking
44. Fullerton College

Located in Fullerton, 1 acting & performing program

Mission College - Theatre School Ranking
45. Mission College

Located in Santa Clara, 1 acting & performing program

De Anza College - Theatre School Ranking
46. De Anza College

Located in Cupertino, 3 acting & performing programs

Saddleback College - Theatre School Ranking
47. Saddleback College

Located in Mission Viejo, 1 acting & performing program

Orange Coast College - Theatre School Ranking
48. Orange Coast College

Located in Costa Mesa, 1 acting & performing program

Crafton Hills College - Theatre School Ranking
49. Crafton Hills College

Located in Yucaipa, 1 acting & performing program

East Los Angeles College - Theatre School Ranking
50. East Los Angeles College

Located in Monterey Park, 1 acting & performing program

Los Angeles Valley College - Theatre School Ranking
51. Los Angeles Valley College

Located in Valley Glen, 1 acting & performing program

Irvine Valley College - Theatre School Ranking
52. Irvine Valley College

Located in Irvine, 1 acting & performing program

Antelope Valley College - Theatre School Ranking
53. Antelope Valley College

Located in Lancaster, 1 acting & performing program

Feather River Community College District - Theatre School Ranking
54. Feather River Community College District

Located in Quincy, 1 acting & performing program

College of San Mateo - Theatre School Ranking
55. College of San Mateo

Located in San Mateo, 2 acting & performing programs

Diablo Valley College - Theatre School Ranking
56. Diablo Valley College

Located in Pleasant Hill, 1 acting & performing program

College of Alameda - Theatre School Ranking
57. College of Alameda

Located in Alameda, 1 acting & performing program

Reedley College - Theatre School Ranking
58. Reedley College

Located in Reedley, 1 acting & performing program

Taft College - Theatre School Ranking
59. Taft College

Located in Taft, 1 acting & performing program

College of The Desert - Theatre School Ranking
60. College of the Desert

Located in Palm Desert, 1 acting & performing program

Berkeley City College - Theatre School Ranking
61. Berkeley City College

Located in Berkeley, 1 acting & performing program

College of The Sequoias - Theatre School Ranking
62. College of the Sequoias

Located in Visalia, 1 acting & performing program

Long Beach City College - Theatre School Ranking
63. Long Beach City College

Located in Long Beach, 1 acting & performing program

Lassen Community College - Theatre School Ranking
64. Lassen Community College

Located in Susanville, 1 acting & performing program

Mendocino College - Theatre School Ranking
65. Mendocino College

Located in Ukiah, 1 acting & performing program

Cerro Coso Community College - Theatre School Ranking
66. Cerro Coso Community College

Located in Ridgecrest, 1 acting & performing program

Ohlone College - Theatre School Ranking
67. Ohlone College

Located in Fremont, 2 acting & performing programs

West Valley College - Theatre School Ranking
68. West Valley College

Located in Saratoga, 1 acting & performing program

Solano Community College - Theatre School Ranking
69. Solano Community College

Located in Fairfield, 1 acting & performing program

San Diego Mesa College - Theatre School Ranking
70. San Diego Mesa College

Located in San Diego, 2 acting & performing programs

Grossmont College - Theatre School Ranking
71. Grossmont College

Located in El Cajon, 1 acting & performing program

Sacramento City College - Theatre School Ranking
72. Sacramento City College

Located in Sacramento, 1 acting & performing program

Ventura College - Theatre School Ranking
73. Ventura College

Located in Ventura, 1 acting & performing program

Monterey Peninsula College - Theatre School Ranking
74. Monterey Peninsula College

Located in Monterey, 2 acting & performing programs

San Diego Miramar College - Theatre School Ranking
75. San Diego Miramar College

Located in San Diego, 1 acting & performing program

Coastline Community College - Theatre School Ranking
76. Coastline Community College

Located in Fountain Valley, 1 acting & performing program

Cerritos College - Theatre School Ranking
77. Cerritos College

Located in Norwalk, 1 acting & performing program

Bakersfield College - Theatre School Ranking
78. Bakersfield College

Located in Bakersfield, 1 acting & performing program

CA acting & performing schools by diploma:

Certificates: 8 schools
Associate's Degrees: 57 schools
Bachelor's Degrees: 20 schools
Master's Degrees: 8 schools

Other theatre school programs in California:

General Drama: 130 schools
Screenwriting and Playwriting: 11 schools
Design and Technology: 42 schools
Management and Directing: 6 schools

California theatre schools by city:

Alameda: 1 school
Angwin: 1 school
Aptos: 1 school
Arcata: 1 school
Azusa: 1 school
Bakersfield: 2 schools
Belmont: 1 school
Berkeley: 2 schools
Blue Lake: 1 school
Burbank: 1 school
Camarillo: 1 school
Carson: 1 school
Chico: 1 school
Chula Vista: 1 school
Claremont: 5 schools
Coalinga: 1 school
Costa Mesa: 2 schools
Culver City: 1 school
Cupertino: 1 school
Cypress: 1 school
Davis: 1 school
El Cajon: 1 school
Fairfield: 1 school
Fountain Valley: 1 school
Fremont: 1 school
Fresno: 3 schools
Fullerton: 2 schools
Gilroy: 1 school
Glendale: 1 school
Glendora: 1 school
Hayward: 2 schools
Hollywood: 1 school
Huntington Beach: 1 school
Irvine: 3 schools
Kentfield: 1 school
La Jolla: 2 schools
La Mirada: 1 school
La Verne: 1 school
Lancaster: 1 school
Livermore: 1 school
Long Beach: 2 schools
Los Altos Hills: 1 school
Los Angeles: 12 schools
Malibu: 1 school
Marysville: 1 school
Merced: 1 school
Mission Viejo: 1 school
Modesto: 1 school
Monterey: 1 school
Monterey Park: 1 school
Moorpark: 1 school
Moraga: 1 school
Napa: 1 school
Northridge: 1 school
Norwalk: 1 school
Oakland: 2 schools
Oceanside: 1 school
Orange: 1 school
Oroville: 1 school
Palm Desert: 1 school
Pasadena: 1 school
Pittsburg: 1 school
Pleasant Hill: 1 school
Pomona: 1 school
Quincy: 1 school
Rancho Cucamonga: 1 school
Redding: 1 school
Redlands: 1 school
Redwood City: 1 school
Reedley: 1 school
Ridgecrest: 1 school
Riverside: 3 schools
Rocklin: 2 schools
Rohnert Park: 1 school
Sacramento: 4 schools
Salinas: 1 school
San Bernardino: 1 school
San Diego: 7 schools
San Francisco: 5 schools
San Jacinto: 1 school
San Jose: 1 school
San Luis Obispo: 2 schools
San Marcos: 2 schools
San Mateo: 1 school
Santa Ana: 1 school
Santa Barbara: 3 schools
Santa Clara: 2 schools
Santa Clarita: 1 school
Santa Cruz: 1 school
Santa Maria: 1 school
Santa Monica: 1 school
Santa Rosa: 1 school
Saratoga: 1 school
South Lake Tahoe: 1 school
Stanford: 1 school
Stockton: 2 schools
Susanville: 1 school
Taft: 1 school
Thousand Oaks: 1 school
Torrance: 1 school
Turlock: 1 school
Ukiah: 1 school
Valencia: 1 school
Valley Glen: 1 school
Ventura: 1 school
Victorville: 1 school
Visalia: 1 school
Walnut: 1 school
Weed: 1 school
Whittier: 2 schools
Woodland Hills: 1 school
Yucaipa: 1 school

Jump to:

All Theatre Schools
Acting and Performing Schools
California Theatre Schools
Theatre-Schools.com © 2018 · Home · Terms of Use · Methodology