Theatre for Youth, MFA

The internationally recognized theatre for youth MFA program at ASU features distinguished faculty, excellent facilities, comprehensive coursework and practical experiences in all areas of theatre, educational theatre, community cultural development and theatre for youth. The faculty provide students individualized attention and focused mentorship in a challenging and supportive atmosphere designed to educate future leaders in the field.

Students enrolled in the Master of Fine Arts program in theatre for youth complete their course of study equipped to be engaged and innovative leaders in artistry, scholarship, education and activism. Graduates are prepared for careers that include teacher of artistry, directing and education directing; specialist in arts and civic organizations; teacher in elementary, secondary and tertiary education systems; and careers in social profit organizations and in arts entrepreneurship.

Degree Offered

Theatre for Youth, MFA
Design & the Arts, Herberger Institute for


Plan of Study

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