Bachelor degree
48 months
Application deadlines: March 1
Processing time: 30 days
Intakes: August
International tuition: $34,752
Domestic tuition: $34,752

Program overview

    Throughout the program you will develop your craft with hands-on experiences in the areas of acting, directing, design, improv, playwriting, collective theatre creation and theatre management. As a member of the theatre community, you will encounter like-minded theatre artists who will encourage and empower you to discover your strengths and unleash your highest potential.
    You will learn to create theatre that not only entertains, but also challenges the audience, inspiring them to make the world a better place. The program will connect you with unique learning opportunities, including the chance to travel each year to see other collegiate and professional theatre productions, learn from guest artists, participate in the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival and compete in the College Improv Tournament.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus



  • Duolingo English Test
  • PTE

- official secondary school / high school transcript translated into English that indicates academic achievement - PTE, GTEC, TOEFL, IELTS, CEFR, Duolingo English Test, ACT or SAT test score Illinois College will also recognize successful completion of an English language program in lieu of an

English language proficiency exam. Examples of such programs include (but are not limited to) FLS Level 14 Intensive English Program and Education First (EF) Level C1 English Language Program.

Students who do not meet one of the listed English proficiency examination requirements for regular admissions may be admitted to Illinois College via the Academic Bridge program.

Duolingo English Test | Recommended minimum score of 105

Career opportunities

    Alumni of this program can be found in all corners of the field — including administrative, education, research, production, journalism and publishing.

Campus location

Jacksonville , United States

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