M.A. in Theatre Admissions Requirements
Priority Application Deadlines*
- Fall: July 15 | Spring: December 1 | Summer: April 15
*Or until the cohort is full. To determine if space is available, please contact the Admissions Office at firstname.lastname@example.org or 757.352.4243.
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Note: Your application to the graduate School of Communication & the Arts will be complete when you have submitted all of the above items.
Submit your application using our Regent University Online Application.
Note: If you are unable to complete our application due to a disability, please contact our Admissions Office and an admissions representative will provide reasonable accommodations to assist you in completing the application.
Option 1: Pay the $50 nonrefundable application fee online during the application process, via our Miscellaneous Payments Form, or by check or money order mailed to Regent University, Enrollment Support Services, 1000 Regent University Drive, Virginia Beach, VA 23464.
Option 2: Attend a graduate School of Communication & the Arts on-campus or online information session to learn how to streamline your application process, discover financial aid resources, and waive your $50 application fee. RSVP Today!
An official transcript indicating successful completion of a bachelor's degree program is required. We are excited to offer you the service of requesting transcripts on your behalf using our Transcript Request Service*. Additional transcripts may be requested on a case-by-case basis.
* Please be aware that there are certain institutions from which we cannot request transcripts, including international institutions. You will be notified if we are unable to request your transcript.
Submit electronically to an admissions counselor at email@example.com.
In 750-1000 words, please write an essay about yourself, including your academic, professional and spiritual journeys, and explain why you want to pursue the M.A. in Theatre. In your essay, discuss your personal, professional and spiritual goals. How do you think this degree will prepare you for the theatre work God has planned for you? Write in a professional manner as we will evaluate this essay as your writing sample for admission.
At the bottom of your essay please include the contact information (phone number, email and title) for two professional or educational references. These should be people who would be willing to provide our faculty with a verbal recommendation should they need to be contacted.
Other items that may be submitted as supplemental, but not required, pieces include:
-Professional or Theatre Resume
-GRE/MAT test scores
Note: All items submitted as part of the application process become the property of Regent University and cannot be returned.