Theatre Department Majors

Theatre Major

PEAKS | Humanities & Fine Arts |

The Theatre Major requires the following courses:

*Six credits of THE-101 preferred.

Additional coursework to total 32 credits. Participation in main stage productions is expected. Special emphases in acting/directing, design/technology, music theatre or theatre management are available.

Student Learning Outcomes

To prepare students for graduate study, professional theatre or work in other occupations that utilize skills developed by theatre, including:

  • Creative, independent, and informed choices regarding their approach to the performing arts
  • Verbal, nonverbal, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Analytical thinking skills
  • Creative problem-solving skills
  • Understanding of their own individuality as human beings while recognizing responsibility to a wider community
  • Strong leadership ability