Site Search

A smiling female student drips a chemical into a vial.A smiling female student drips a chemical into a vial.

Bachelor of Arts in Theatre – 120 Credits

The following eight-semester schedule of courses provides a recommended framework for completing this program of study in four years.

Freshman Year

First Semester – 16-17 credits
CourseCredits
ENG 101 English Composition I3 crs.
THE 141 Stagecraft I3 crs.
THE 150 Introduction to Theatrical Design3 crs.
THE 356 Theatre Practicum1 cr.
UNI 100 First-Year Seminar1 cr.
General Education Courses5-6 crs.

Second Semester – 16 credits
CourseCredits
ENG 102 English Composition II3 crs.
THE 131 Fundamentals of Acting3 crs.
THE 356 Theatre Practicum1 cr.
 General Education Courses 9 crs.

Sophomore Year

Third Semester – 13 credits
CourseCredits

THE 302 History of Theatre I

3 crs.

THE 356 Theatre Practicum

1 cr.

General Education, Minor OR Elective Courses

9 crs.

Fourth Semester – 16 credits
CourseCredits

THE 312 History of Theatre II

3 crs.

THE 320 Fundamentals of Directing

3 crs.

THE 356 Theatre Practicum

1 cr.

General Education, Minor OR Elective Courses

9 crs.


Junior Year

Fifth Semester – 16 credits
CourseCredits

THE 356 Theatre Practicum

1 cr.

Theatre Major Elective

3 crs.

Theatre Major Elective

3 crs.

General Education Minor OR Elective Courses

9 crs.

Sixth Semester – 15 credits
CourseCredits

THE 356 Theatre Practicum

1 cr.

Theatre Major Elective

3 crs.

Theatre Major Elective

3 crs.

General Education, Minor OR Elective Courses

9 crs.

Senior Year

Seventh Semester – 12-15 credits
CourseCredits

THE 450 Theatre Practicum OR Senior Thesis OR THE 356 Theatre Practicum

1-3 crs.

Theatre Major Elective

3 crs.

300- or 400-level General Education, Minor OR Elective Courses

6-11 crs.

Eighth Semester – 12-15 credits
CourseCredits

THE 450 Theatre Practicum OR Senior Thesis OR THE 356 Theatre Practicum

1-3 crs.

300- or 400-level General Education, Minor OR Elective Courses

9-14 crs.