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Bachelor of Arts in Theatre Arts

Theatre Core Requirements - 33 Credits

Requirements
Prefix Number Course Credit Hours
THR 132 Acting I 3
THR 300 Directing I 3
THR 385 Playwriting 3
THR 400 Theatre Company 3
THR 450 Theatre Capstone 3
THR 495 Theatre Internship 9
THR 001/2/3 Practica Core 8
Two courses from the following:
THR 315 Classical Theatre 3
THR 320 Elizabethan and Restoration Theatre 3
THR 330 American Musical Theatre 3

Design Track Requirements - 15 Credits

Requirements
Prefix Number Course Credit Hours
THR 140 Introduction to Stagecraft 3
THR 146 Introduction to Theatrical Design 3
THR 341 Special Topics in Theatre Design 3
Two courses from the following:
THR 242 Stage Management 3
THR 360 Scenic & Properties Design I 9
THR 361 Lighting Design I 8
THR 362 Costume Design I  
One course from the following:
THR 460 Scenic Design II 3
THR 461 Lighting Design II 3
THR 462 Costume Design II 3

Performance Track Requirements - 15 Credits

Requirements
Prefix Number Course Credit Hours
Two courses from the following:
THR 146 Introduction to Theatrical Design 3
THR 241 Stage Management 3
THR 341 Special Topics in Theatre Design 3
THR 360 Scenic & Properties Design I 3
THR 361 Lighting Design I 3
THR 362 Costume Design I 3
Two courses from the following:
THR 232 Acting II 3
THR 301 Directing II 3
THR 332 Acting III: Styles 3

Playwriting Track Requirements - 15 Credits

Requirements
Prefix Number Course Credit Hours
THR 200 Creative Dramatics 3
THR 232 Acting II 3
THR 301 Directing II 3
THR 332 Acting III: Styles 3
Students must also repeat one playwriting course

Scholarship Track Requirements - 15 Credits

Requirements
Prefix Number Course Credit Hours
Two courses from the following:
THR 140 Introduction to Stagecraft 3
THR 146 Introduction to Theatrical Design 3
THR 242 Stage Management 3
Two courses from the following:
THR 200 Creative Dramatics 3
THR 232 Acting II 3
THR 301 Directing II 3
THR 332 Acting III: Styles 3
THR 340 Theatre Special Topics 3
THR 415 Theatre Travels 3
HIS   Elective 3

Musical Theatre Track Requirements - 50-53 Credits

Requirements
Prefix Number Course Credit Hours
MSA 183 Applied Study 8
MSA 184 Applied Study 6
MSA 313 Half Recital, Voice 1
MSA 413 Full Recital, Voice 2
MUS 101 Theory I 3
MUS 102 Theory II 3
MUS 103 Aural Skills I 1
MUS 104 Aural Skills II 1
MUS 111 Diction for Singers 1
THR 132 Acting I 3
THR 146 Introduction to Theatrical Design 3
THR 300 Directing I 3
THR 325 American Musical Theatre 3
THR 333 Musical Theatre Performance 3
THR 450 Theatre Capstone 3
THR 495 Theatre Internship 6-9
Students must also pass the Piano Proficiency Exam.

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Theatre Core Requirements
33
Track Requirements
15