ADDITIONAL GRADUATE ADMISSIONS RESOURCES
Graduate Admissions Office
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The Master of Fine Arts program in Acting for the Returning Professional perpares those with extensive acting experience for other careers in the field and enriches and expands their understanding of theatre. Students have the opportunity to teach, both in the classroom and through participation in productions, draw on their professional experiences and conduct original research.
Individuals seeking admission to the Master of Fine Arts program in Acting for the Returning Professional must audition and complete an interview in addition to applying for graduate admission to Kent State University. The Returning Professional program looks for candidates who possess substantial professional experience that may include, but is not limited to: Broadway credits, major regional and/or international performance credits, film or television credits, awards of national recognition, professional union affiliation, publication in field of expertise, and a significant record of mentoring. This information, meant to give a sense of a candidate's work, can be provided through resume/CV, performance reviews, interviews, awards, etc.
Associate Professor, Acting and Directing