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College Resource Center


elcome to the Educational Theatre Association’s College Resource Center, your one-stop shop for the right school and the right theatre program. We know the college journey can sometimes feel like a marathon swim through alphabet soup—with PSAT, ACT, IB, FAFSA—but we can make it as simple as ABC for you.

So, whether you’re looking for a rigorous bachelor of fine arts in playwriting or a bachelor of arts in drama with a minor in Spanish, the College Resource Center can simplify and streamline your search process as we guide you through the steps and offer resources along your college journey.

Remember, it’s never too early—or too late—to prepare for college. Whenever you’re ready, we’re here to help.

Frequently asked questions


What should I look for when preparing for college?

What is it like to be a theatre major?

I love theatre, but should I study it in college—or get a business degree?


More questions? Suggestions? Let us know.

 Begin your college journey

       Planning for college
         Create the map for your college journey
       Searching for a college
         Discover the right school for you
       Learning about college life
         Join the EdTA Community forum to ask other students about their college journeys
       Applying to college
         Find out how to build and send your submission package
       Paying for college
         Learn where you can get financial help

 Advice about beginning your college journey

       “Choose Joy” – a general roadmap of the journey
       “What Theatre Majors Learn”
       “Why Study Theatre”