Theatre Arts (BS)

This program was approved for students entering the university in the Summer 2009 - Spring 2010 catalog year. For more information about catalog year, go to Catalog Year Information.

Bachelor of Science in Theatre Arts

Major: TA

Degree: BS

Unit: College of Arts and Sciences (AS)

Department: Theater Arts

Completion of this degree requires work to be submitted for the department’s Learning Outcomes Measurement. For details, contact the department.

General Education

All degrees require the completion of the University-wide General Education Program; see the General Education requirements and the courses that fulfill them. Some General Education requirements may be met in the requirements for the major or supporting coursework, in which case additional electives may be required to complete the minimum hours for the degree.

Type Hours
General Education 34
Minimum Total 34

Arts & Sciences Programmatic Requirements

Type Hours
General 101: A&S Orientation 1
Foreign Language 6-8
(completion of the second semester of a single foreign language; hours will vary depending on the language taken)
Electives in Natural Sciences or Social Sciences at the 300-level or above 6
(in addition to courses counted toward general education)
WR—two approved courses at the 300 level or above
(may be incorporated into other degree requirements)
Total 13-15

Department of Theatre Arts

Type Hours
Academic Core 12
Theatre Arts 360, 361, 362, and 371
Performance Core 9
Theatre Arts 320 and 321
Theatre Arts 322, 323, 330, 420, 421, 533 (select 1)
Production Core 9
Theatre Arts 240 and 241
Theatre Arts 340/ 345, 349 (select 1)  
Performance/Production Projects: Theatre Arts 350 3
African American Theatre Core 9 
Theatre Arts 326 and 366   
Theatre Arts 322 or 343 (Select 1)   
Electives in Theatre Arts 18
Minimum Total 60

Supporting Courses

Type Hours
Humanities 591, 592, 593, 594, 595, or 596 3
Electives in the Division of Humanities, other than Theatre Arts, at the 300 level or above 9
Minimum Total 121

Only 60 hours in the major department may be applied toward the Bachelor of Science degree.

At least 50 of the total minimum hours required must be at the 300 level or above.

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