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Best Colleges with Playwriting and Screenwriting Degrees in the U.S.

If you are seeking a degree in Playwriting and Screenwriting, you'll find there is a large range of degrees that can be earned. A major in Playwriting and Screenwriting is offered at a small amount of schools, all of which are listed below. Our 2020 ranking of the best colleges that offer Playwriting and Screenwriting degrees is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. You can find more information about a Playwriting and Screenwriting degree below along with a look at schools that offer online degrees in Playwriting and Screenwriting.

The Best Playwriting and Screenwriting Colleges of 2019

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 University of Southern California Los Angeles, CA

University of Southern California offers 3 Playwriting And Screenwriting Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 58 students graduated in the study area of Playwriting And Screenwriting with students earning 36 Master's degrees, 22 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 52 Reviews
2 New York University New York, NY

New York University offers 2 Playwriting And Screenwriting Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 104 students graduated in the study area of Playwriting And Screenwriting with students earning 56 Bachelor's degrees, and 48 Master's degrees.

Based on 60 Reviews
3 Yale University New Haven, CT

Yale University offers 1 Playwriting And Screenwriting Degree program. It's a large private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 3 students graduated in the study area of Playwriting And Screenwriting with students earning 3 Master's degrees.

Based on 12 Reviews
4 Northwestern University Evanston, IL

Northwestern University offers 2 Playwriting And Screenwriting Degree programs. It's a large private university in a small city. In 2015, 12 students graduated in the study area of Playwriting And Screenwriting with students earning 12 Master's degrees.

Based on 40 Reviews
5 Brown University Providence, RI

Brown University offers 1 Playwriting And Screenwriting Degree program. It's a medium sized private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 1 students graduated in the study area of Playwriting And Screenwriting with students earning 1 Master's degree.

Based on 12 Reviews
6 Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh, PA

Carnegie Mellon University offers 1 Playwriting And Screenwriting Degree program. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 6 students graduated in the study area of Playwriting And Screenwriting with students earning 6 Master's degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
7 Chapman University Orange, CA

Chapman University offers 2 Playwriting And Screenwriting Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 47 students graduated in the study area of Playwriting And Screenwriting with students earning 31 Bachelor's degrees, and 16 Master's degrees.

Based on 24 Reviews
8 Emory University Atlanta, GA

Emory University offers 2 Playwriting And Screenwriting Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 1 students graduated in the study area of Playwriting And Screenwriting with students earning 1 Bachelor's degree.

Based on 16 Reviews
9 Boston University Boston, MA

Boston University offers 1 Playwriting And Screenwriting Degree program. It's a large private university in a large city. In 2015, 5 students graduated in the study area of Playwriting And Screenwriting with students earning 5 Master's degrees.

Based on 104 Reviews
10 Pepperdine University Malibu, CA

Pepperdine University offers 1 Playwriting And Screenwriting Degree program. It's a medium sized private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 5 students graduated in the study area of Playwriting And Screenwriting with students earning 5 Master's degrees.

Based on 8 Reviews

List of Playwriting and Screenwriting Schools in the U.S.

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
University of Southern California University of Southern California Los Angeles, CA
5/5
16 : 1 43,401
New York University New York University New York, NY
5/5
8 : 1 50,027
Yale University Yale University New Haven, CT
5/5
5 : 1 12,385
Northwestern University Northwestern University Evanston, IL
5/5
10 : 1 21,655
Brown University Brown University Providence, RI
5/5
12 : 1 9,458
Carnegie Mellon University Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh, PA
5/5
11 : 1 12,963
Chapman University Chapman University Orange, CA
5/5
14 : 1 8,305
University Logo Emory University Atlanta, GA
5/5
7 : 1 13,788
Boston University Boston University Boston, MA
5/5
11 : 1 32,158
Pepperdine University Pepperdine University Malibu, CA
5/5
16 : 1 7,632
Loyola Marymount University Loyola Marymount University Los Angeles, CA
5/5
13 : 1 9,392
University of California-San Diego University of California-San Diego La Jolla, CA
3/5
15 : 1 32,906
Florida State University Florida State University Tallahassee, FL
2/5
25 : 1 40,830
Drexel University Drexel University Philadelphia, PA
5/5
14 : 1 25,595
Savannah College of Art and Design Savannah College of Art and Design Savannah, GA
5/5
22 : 1 11,861
SUNY at Purchase College SUNY at Purchase College Purchase, NY
3/5
16 : 1 4,169
University of Iowa University of Iowa Iowa City, IA
3/5
13 : 1 30,844
The New School The New School New York, NY
5/5
11 : 1 10,344
California State University-Fullerton California State University-Fullerton Fullerton, CA
2/5
30 : 1 38,948
Catholic University of America Catholic University of America Washington, DC
5/5
13 : 1 6,521
Ohio University-Main Campus Ohio University-Main Campus Athens, OH
3/5
26 : 1 29,157
Point Park University Point Park University Pittsburgh, PA
5/5
14 : 1 3,844
California State University-Northridge California State University-Northridge Northridge, CA
2/5
32 : 1 41,548
CUNY Hunter College CUNY Hunter College New York, NY
2/5
19 : 1 22,918
University of New Mexico-Main Campus University of New Mexico-Main Campus Albuquerque, NM
2/5
15 : 1 27,285

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