Top Majors and Programs in Visual And Performing Arts

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  1. Instructional programs that focus on the creation and interpretation of works and performances that use auditory, kinesthetic, and visual phenomena to express ideas and emotions in various forms, subject to aesthetic criteria.
Total Students
93,547
Total Males
36,954 (40%)

Total Females
56,593 (60%)
 

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All Visual And Performing Arts Bachelors degree Programs::

Major Students Females Males
Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management 2,962 (3.2%) 1,557 (52.6%) 1,405 (47.4%)
Arts, Entertainment, and Media Management, Other 45 (%) 22 (48.9%) 23 (51.1%)
Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management, General 581 (.6%) 266 (45.8%) 315 (54.2%)
Fine and Studio Arts Management 609 (.7%) 464 (76.2%) 145 (23.8%)
Music Management 1,570 (1.7%) 697 (44.4%) 873 (55.6%)
Theatre/Theatre Arts Management 157 (.2%) 108 (68.8%) 49 (31.2%)
Crafts/Craft Design, Folk Art and Artisanry 125 (.1%) 92 (73.6%) 33 (26.4%)
Crafts/Craft Design, Folk Art and Artisanry 125 (.1%) 92 (73.6%) 33 (26.4%)
Dance 2,355 (2.5%) 2,074 (88.1%) 281 (11.9%)
Ballet 44 (%) 34 (77.3%) 10 (22.7%)
Dance, General 2,282 (2.4%) 2,015 (88.3%) 267 (11.7%)
Dance, Other 29 (%) 25 (86.2%) 4 (13.8%)
Design and Applied Arts 20,931 (22.4%) 13,746 (65.7%) 7,185 (34.3%)
Commercial and Advertising Art 1,344 (1.4%) 849 (63.2%) 495 (36.8%)
Commercial Photography 427 (.5%) 292 (68.4%) 135 (31.6%)
Design and Applied Arts, Other 622 (.7%) 391 (62.9%) 231 (37.1%)
Design and Visual Communications, General 2,746 (2.9%) 1,832 (66.7%) 914 (33.3%)
Fashion/Apparel Design 2,164 (2.3%) 1,959 (90.5%) 205 (9.5%)
Game and Interactive Media Design 1,579 (1.7%) 326 (20.6%) 1,253 (79.4%)
Graphic Design 5,767 (6.2%) 3,635 (63%) 2,132 (37%)
Illustration 1,918 (2.1%) 1,338 (69.8%) 580 (30.2%)
Industrial and Product Design 1,594 (1.7%) 643 (40.3%) 951 (59.7%)
Interior Design 2,770 (3%) 2,481 (89.6%) 289 (10.4%)
Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft 11,433 (12.2%) 7,118 (62.3%) 4,315 (37.7%)
Acting 833 (.9%) 511 (61.3%) 322 (38.7%)
Costume Design 12 (%) 11 (91.7%) 1 (8.3%)
Directing and Theatrical Production 95 (.1%) 59 (62.1%) 36 (37.9%)
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 8,609 (9.2%) 5,467 (63.5%) 3,142 (36.5%)
Dramatic/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other 348 (.4%) 214 (61.5%) 134 (38.5%)
Musical Theatre 566 (.6%) 346 (61.1%) 220 (38.9%)
Playwriting and Screenwriting 271 (.3%) 135 (49.8%) 136 (50.2%)
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology 659 (.7%) 349 (53%) 310 (47%)
Theatre Literature, History and Criticism 40 (%) 26 (65%) 14 (35%)
Film/Video and Photographic Arts 10,256 (11%) 4,598 (44.8%) 5,658 (55.2%)
Cinematography and Film/Video Production 4,646 (5%) 1,671 (36%) 2,975 (64%)
Documentary Production 21 (%) 15 (71.4%) 6 (28.6%)
Film/Cinema/Video Studies 3,251 (3.5%) 1,440 (44.3%) 1,811 (55.7%)
Film/Video and Photographic Arts, Other 791 (.8%) 370 (46.8%) 421 (53.2%)
Photography 1,547 (1.7%) 1,102 (71.2%) 445 (28.8%)
Fine and Studio Arts 27,442 (29.3%) 19,232 (70.1%) 8,210 (29.9%)
Art History, Criticism and Conservation 2,623 (2.8%) 2,273 (86.7%) 350 (13.3%)
Art/Art Studies, General 11,263 (12%) 7,856 (69.8%) 3,407 (30.2%)
Ceramic Arts and Ceramics 175 (.2%) 135 (77.1%) 40 (22.9%)
Drawing 279 (.3%) 199 (71.3%) 80 (28.7%)
Fiber, Textile and Weaving Arts 190 (.2%) 170 (89.5%) 20 (10.5%)
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other 664 (.7%) 456 (68.7%) 208 (31.3%)
Fine/Studio Arts, General 9,903 (10.6%) 6,825 (68.9%) 3,078 (31.1%)
Intermedia/Multimedia 1,193 (1.3%) 525 (44%) 668 (56%)
Metal and Jewelry Arts 113 (.1%) 96 (85%) 17 (15%)
Painting 646 (.7%) 437 (67.6%) 209 (32.4%)
Printmaking 135 (.1%) 100 (74.1%) 35 (25.9%)
Sculpture 258 (.3%) 160 (62%) 98 (38%)
Music 14,977 (16%) 6,426 (42.9%) 8,551 (57.1%)
Brass Instruments 35 (%) 5 (14.3%) 30 (85.7%)
Conducting 3 (%) 1 (33.3%) 2 (66.7%)
Jazz/Jazz Studies 349 (.4%) 51 (14.6%) 298 (85.4%)
Keyboard Instruments 147 (.2%) 87 (59.2%) 60 (40.8%)
Music History, Literature, and Theory 102 (.1%) 54 (52.9%) 48 (47.1%)
Music Pedagogy 69 (.1%) 45 (65.2%) 24 (34.8%)
Music Performance, General 4,311 (4.6%) 1,944 (45.1%) 2,367 (54.9%)
Music Technology 413 (.4%) 75 (18.2%) 338 (81.8%)
Music Theory and Composition 894 (1%) 189 (21.1%) 705 (78.9%)
Music, General 7,392 (7.9%) 3,364 (45.5%) 4,028 (54.5%)
Music, Other 619 (.7%) 235 (38%) 384 (62%)
Musicology and Ethnomusicology 50 (.1%) 22 (44%) 28 (56%)
Percussion Instruments 25 (%) 5 (20%) 20 (80%)
Stringed Instruments 195 (.2%) 101 (51.8%) 94 (48.2%)
Voice and Opera 331 (.4%) 227 (68.6%) 104 (31.4%)
Woodwind Instruments 42 (%) 21 (50%) 21 (50%)
Visual and Performing Arts, General 2,635 (2.8%) 1,512 (57.4%) 1,123 (42.6%)
Digital Arts 954 (1%) 419 (43.9%) 535 (56.1%)
Visual and Performing Arts, General 1,681 (1.8%) 1,093 (65%) 588 (35%)
Visual and Performing Arts, Other 431 (.5%) 238 (55.2%) 193 (44.8%)
Visual and Performing Arts, Other 431 (.5%) 238 (55.2%) 193 (44.8%)
All majors information based on most-recent available data from the 2016 enrollment cycle