UT Dallas Marketable Skills

Master of Arts in Visual and Performing Arts

UT Dallas MA in Visual and Performing Arts (VPA) graduates will be able to engage in enhanced understanding, application, practice, and study of the techniques, methods, theories, and forms of the visual and performing arts.

  • Use knowledge, facts, and evidence to express independent analytical thinking about complex concepts in the arts, culture, and society through written, creative, and performative means
  • Apply advanced performance, analytical, creative, and critical thinking skills in the workplace
  • Plan, prepare, and present creative works in appropriate venues
  • Adapt effectively to new and emerging technologies