5 Best Acting (Performing arts/Drama theatre) schools in District of Columbia

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Below is a list of best universities in District of Columbia ranked based on their research performance in Performing arts. A graph of 4.25M citations received by 196K academic papers made by 5 universities in District of Columbia 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 subject rankings is based on scientific outputs and heavily biased on art-related topics towards institutions with computer science research profiles.

1. George Washington University

For Performing arts

Acceptance Rate
50%
Average SAT
1400
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$31,240

2. Georgetown University

For Performing arts

Acceptance Rate
12%
Average SAT
1480
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$23,049

3. American University in Washington

For Performing arts

Acceptance Rate
64%
Average SAT
1360
Average ACT
31
Net Price
$28,622

4. Catholic University of America

For Performing arts

Acceptance Rate
86%
Net Price
$35,520
Receiving Aid
97%
Average Aid
$31,915

5. Howard University

For Performing arts

Acceptance Rate
35%
Average SAT
1185
Average ACT
24
Net Price
$26,870

Closest to District of Columbia states to learn Performing arts

State
Universities
Unis
Best university country rank
Best uni United States Flag rank
Maryland 5 2
Virginia 10 40
Pennsylvania 13 7
New Jersey 5 20
North Carolina 9 37
Connecticut 4 18
New York 29 1
Ohio 12 17
Rhode Island 3 44
Massachusetts 16 12
South Carolina 3 125
Kentucky 2 71
New Hampshire 4 78
Indiana 5 48
Tennessee 4 57
Georgia 6 25
Michigan 7 11
Maine 2 139
Illinois 12 23
Alabama 4 68
Wisconsin 3 15
Florida 7 33
Mississippi 3 212
Missouri 5 42
Iowa 2 41
Louisiana 3 75
Kansas 3 55
Oklahoma 3 94
Texas 14 28
Colorado 5 14
Utah 3 43
Arizona 3 6
Washington 4 5
Oregon 3 63
California 26 8