7 Best Acting (Performing arts/Drama theatre) schools in Connecticut

Below is the list of best universities in Connecticut ranked based on their research performance in Performing arts. A graph of 3.17K citations received by 402 academic papers made by 7 universities in Connecticut was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

Please note that our approach to topical rankings is based on scientific outputs and heavily biased on art-related topics towards institutions with computer science profiles.

1. Yale University

For Performing arts

Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$17,511

2. University of Connecticut

For Performing arts

Acceptance Rate
56%
Average SAT
1280
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
77%

3. Wesleyan University

For Performing arts

Acceptance Rate
21%
Net Price
$22,845
Receiving Aid
48%
Average Aid
$52,848

4. Sacred Heart University

For Performing arts

Acceptance Rate
66%
Net Price
$43,313
Receiving Aid
100%
Average Aid
$18,893

5. Connecticut College

For Performing arts

Acceptance Rate
38%
Average SAT
1380
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$40,474

6. Fairfield University

For Performing arts

Acceptance Rate
56%
Average SAT
1265
Average ACT
29
Net Price
$43,173

7. Eastern Connecticut State University

For Performing arts

Acceptance Rate
70%
Receiving Aid
97%
Average Aid
$8,244
Enrollment
4,644

Closest to Connecticut states to learn Performing arts

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni United States Flag rank
Rhode Island 4 95
Massachusetts 19 2
New Jersey 8 24
New York 33 6
Vermont 3 114
Pennsylvania 20 11
Maryland 6 27
District of Columbia 5 60
Maine 5 125
Virginia 13 41
Ohio 18 3
North Carolina 9 22
Michigan 7 20
South Carolina 6 75
Kentucky 5 71
Indiana 8 4
Tennessee 6 67
Georgia 6 10
Illinois 16 1
Wisconsin 6 15
Alabama 3 61
Iowa 4 77
Florida 11 16
Missouri 5 56
Minnesota 5 30
Mississippi 3 112
Louisiana 4 109
Kansas 3 51
Oklahoma 4 130
Texas 17 8
Colorado 5 53
Utah 3 57
Arizona 3 25
Washington 5 17
Oregon 5 92
California 34 7