Theatre Arts (B.A. or B.S.)

To be eligible for graduation, theatre arts students taking B.A./B.S. options in theatre must achieve a minimum grade of C in all theatre courses required by their major. To participate in departmental productions, a student must maintain a minimum 2.50 overall GPA.

Required course work for students pursuing the B.A. in theatre arts includes

  1. the university requirements (see regulation J-3),
  2. the general CLASS core requirements, and
  3. the theatre arts core courses listed below.

Required course work for students pursuing the B.S. in theatre arts includes

  1. the university requirements (see regulation J-3),
  2. the general CLASS core, an established minor, or courses in a related field approved by the Theatre Arts Department (20 cr), and the theatre arts core courses listed below.
THE 101Introduction to the Theatre3
THE 102Introduction to Design3
THE 103Theatre Technology I3
THE 104Theatre Technology II3
THE 105Basics of Performance I3
THE 106Basics of Performance II3
THE 371Play Analysis3
THE 390Theatre Practice II (At least 1 credit in 4 different semesters)4
THE 468Theatre History3
THE 483Senior Capstone Project1
Select two of the following courses:6
Scene Design I
Costume Design I
Lighting Design I
Theatre Management
Total Hours35

Courses to total 120 credits for this degree