Texas Tech University College of Visual & Performing Arts

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Texas Tech University College of Visual & Performing Arts
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Established 2004
Dean Carol D. Edwards[1]
Academic staff 113
Students 1052[2]
Undergraduates 768[2]
Postgraduates 284[2]
Location Lubbock, Texas, U.S.
Website www.vpa.ttu.edu
Charles E. Maedgen, Jr. Theatre.

Texas Tech University College of Visual and Performing Arts is a college at Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas. Prior to 2004, the College's departments existed within the College of Arts & Sciences.

Academic programs in the College of Visual and Performing Arts are accredited by the National Association of Schools of Art and Design, the National Association of Schools of Music, and the National Association of Schools of Theatre. Additionally, the College's teacher education programs are accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education

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Degrees offered[edit]

  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts
  • Bachelor of General Studies
  • Master of Art Education
  • Master of Arts
    • Theatre Arts
  • Master of Fine Arts
    • Art
    • Theatre (Arts Administration, Design, Performance & Pedagogy, Playwriting)
  • Doctor of Philosophy
    • Art
    • Music
    • Theatre Arts (The PhD in theatre arts is offered as part of the College's Fine Arts Doctoral Program, an interdisciplinary approach integrating coursework in art, music, and philosophy with theatre arts courses. In addition, the PhD student in the theatre arts program divides their major coursework into two of five available areas of specialization: Acting/Directing, Arts Administration, Design, History/Theory/Criticism, and Playwriting.)[3]

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