Conservatory of Performing Arts
As one of the top programs of its kind in the nation, the conservatory combines real-world experience and rigorous training with internationally recognized master teachers, directors, producers, writers and choreographers that will help transform your dreams into reality. Here, at Pittsburgh's only Downtown university, you'll be energized by a hip, urban campus.
If you have a passion and creativity for filmmaking, our department has the faculty, equipment, and facilities to help you earn your Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Fine Arts degree and gain the skills you need to work in professional filmmaking and media production.
The Dance program offers exceptional training and performance opportunities in some of the best facilities in the country. Offering concentrations in ballet, jazz, modern and dance pedagogy, you will be trained by acclaimed resident faculty and guest artists who will help perfect your technique and develop your artistry.
The Theatre program combines performance experience with intense training by internationally recognized master teachers, directors and choreographers. Offering degrees in theatre arts, acting, musical theatre and theater production, you will get the opportunity to work alongside professional artists to hone your craft and develop your artistry.