B.A. in Theatre - Musical Theatre Concentration

College of Arts and Humanities
General Education Requirements
First Year Experience4
Academic Foundations
English Composition requirement6
Mathematics requirement3
Interdisciplinary requirement3
Diverse Communities requirement3
Distributive Requirements
Science requirement6
Behavioral & Social Science requirement6
Humanities requirement6
Arts requirement3
Additional Baccalaureate Requirements
Writing Emphasis requirement9
Speaking Emphasis requirement9
Ethics requirement3
Language/Culture Requirement
Demonstrating language proficiency through the intermediate level (202) or demonstrating language proficiency through the elementary II (102) level of a language and further acquiring a cultural foundation.0-15
Major Requirements
DAN 130Movement for Performance3
THA 100Theatre Survey1
THA 103Acting I3
THA 104Stagecraft3
THA 113Script Analysis3
THA 116Costume Construction3
THA 118Voice for the Performer3
THA 216Fundamentals of Design3
THA 301Directing I3
THA 306History of Theatre/ Drama I3
THA 307History of Theatre/Drama II3
THA 200Theatre Practicum1-3
Select an advanced skill choice (300-level or above)3
Capstone Requirement
THA 300Career Preparation 12
Elective Concentration Requirements
Students who have an interest in a specific area of theatre may choose to follow a prescribed course of study, in addition to the requirements outline above. See concentration requirements below.20-21
Total Minimum Credits Required120

Musical Theatre Concentration

Select 6 credits of technique dance choices6
THA 221Musical Theatre Fundamentals1
THA 319Musical Theatre Repertoire3
THA 325Scene Into Song3
THA 342History of Musical Theatre3
VOI 181Class Voice for Non-Music Majors1
VOI 182Class Voice for Non-Music Majors1
Select three 1-credit private lessons3
Total Credits21

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The following is a suggested course sequence for this program; course offerings and availability are not guaranteed. Students should consult their academic advisor with any questions.