9 Best Acting (Performing arts/Drama theatre) schools in North Carolina

Below is the list of best universities in North Carolina ranked based on their research performance in Performing arts. A graph of 3.78K citations received by 430 academic papers made by 9 universities in North Carolina was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish 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 an official site as it's constantly changing data.

Please note that our approach to topical rankings is based on scientific outputs and therefore prefers institutions researching arts through computer science.

  1. For Performing arts

    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill logo
    Acceptance Rate
    23%
    Average SAT
    1405
    Average ACT
    31
    Receiving Aid
    65%
  2. For Performing arts

    Duke University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    8%
    Average SAT
    1525
    Average ACT
    34
    Net Price
    $24,386
  3. For Performing arts

    Wake Forest University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    30%
    Net Price
    $24,800
    Receiving Aid
    45%
    Average Aid
    $46,779
  4. For Performing arts

    North Carolina State University at Raleigh logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Average SAT
    1335
    Average ACT
    30
    Receiving Aid
    68%
  5. For Performing arts

    University of North Carolina at Greensboro logo
    Acceptance Rate
    82%
    Average SAT
    1095
    Average ACT
    23
    Receiving Aid
    88%
  6. For Performing arts

    University of North Carolina at Charlotte logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Average SAT
    1205
    Average ACT
    24
    Receiving Aid
    74%
  7. For Performing arts

    University of North Carolina Wilmington logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Average SAT
    1245
    Average ACT
    25
    Receiving Aid
    72%
  8. For Performing arts

    East Carolina University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    79%
    Average SAT
    1115
    Average ACT
    22
    Receiving Aid
    79%
  9. For Performing arts

    Appalachian State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    77%
    Average SAT
    1185
    Average ACT
    25
    Receiving Aid
    70%

Closest to North Carolina states to learn Performing arts