Arts & Culture

Visual and Performing Arts Degrees

Universities in and near Silicon Valley

Data Source:

National Center for Educational Statistics, IPEDS

United States Census Bureau


Silicon Valley Institute for Regional Studies

Data on degrees conferred are from the National Center for Education Statistics. Regional data for the Silicon Valley includes the following post-secondary institutions: Stanford University, San Jose State University, University of San Francisco, University of California (Berkeley, Davis, Santa Cruz), Santa Clara University, San Francisco State University, California State University-East Bay, Notre Dame de Namur University, California College of the Arts, San Francisco Arts Institute, Academy of Art University, and Mills College. Degrees include bachelor’s, master’s or doctorate degree completions in Visual and Performing Arts, including Crafts/Craft Design, Folk Art and Artisanry; Dance; Design and Applied Arts; Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft; Film/Video and Photographic Arts; Fine and Studio Arts; Music; Arts, Entertainment, and Media Management; and Visual and Performing Arts, Other. Data were analyzed based on first major. The year listed represents the end of the school year (e.g., 2017 represents the 2016-2017 school year). Population data used to calculate degrees conferred per 100,000 Santa Clara & San Mateo County residents are from the United States Census Bureau and are as of July 1.

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