Theatre and Entertainment Technology

Associate in Science

Northwest Florida State College offers a two-year program of study leading to an Associate in Science (A.S.) degree in Theater & Entertainment Technology with areas of specialization/emphasis in Acting, Costuming, Dance, Music Theater and Technical Theater. A companion college credit certificate in Stage Technology is also available.

The A.S. degree, with an emphasis in the area of the Humanities, Fine or Performing Arts, qualifies students for entry as a junior into an upper-division university program and many students who have completed such an emphasis have gone on to secure scholarships at major university programs in Dance, Theater, Arts, and more.


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Career Outlook*

In 2014, there were approximately 122,600 producer and director jobs in the Theatre and Entertainment Technology field, with job growth projected to be 9% between 2014 and 2024. The 2015 media pay was $68,440 per year, or $32.91 per hour.

Average or Median Salary

$68,440 per year or $32.91 per hour

*All career data on this page, such as occupation description, career outlook and salary information reflects the national average and was sourced from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.