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8 Q&As With A College Student Studying Acting

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Many students get a taste of the acting bug in high school while participating in high school drama productions. But how do you know if you want to pursue acting in college exclusively or decide to explore it alongside other academic interests? Conservatories and some universities offer BFA degrees in drama, providing an immersive and intensive education in the industry.

College Confidential sat down with Kate Pittard, a junior in the School of Drama at the University of the North Carolina School of the Arts in Winst0n-Salem, N.C. She told us about her experiences and helped shed light on some of the most common questions that students have about pursuing acting in college in a conservatory environment.

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