Technical Design and Production

Application Requirements

M.F.A. and Certificate in Drama

An applicant submits a statement of purpose, resumé, three professional letters of recommendation, a transcript, and the GRE test scores. The GRE test must be taken by January 15. The online application deadline is February 1.

After an initial review of completed applications, candidates are invited to schedule an interview in New Haven during February or early March. The interview day includes meetings with several faculty and staff members, a tour of Yale School of Drama’s campus, opportunities to meet current students, and a portfolio review. Applicant portfolios should include such materials as technical drawings, production estimates, scheduling calendars, lighting plots, properties plots, and photographs of realized work.