Aug 06, 2020  
2019-2020 College of Liberal Arts 
2019-2020 College of Liberal Arts

Theatre Arts Major

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Requirements for the Major (49-53 credits)

V. Electives (6-8 credits)

6 to 8 credits from two different areas in the Theatre and Dance curriculum with a minimum of 4 credits at the upper level. To be selected in consultation with and approved by the major advisor in preparation for the senior capstone.

Note: Students fulfilling their capstone requirement with THEA 400 + THEA 401 OR with THEA 410 + THEA 411 must complete 6 credits. Students fulfilling their capstone requirement with THEA 402 must complete 8 credits.

VI. Capstone (2-8 credits)

Students can fulfill the capstone requirement by taking

THEA 402 - Independent Capstone Project  


Students may also fulfill this requirement by completing the following two course sequence:

THEA 400 - Theatre Arts Capstone: New York City Colloquium  +

THEA 401 - Theatre Arts Spring: New York City Performance and Residency  


In consultation with the department, students may choose to fulfill their capstone requirement by completing an eight credit honors thesis.

THEA 410 - Specialized Honors I  

THEA 411 - Specialized Honors II  

VII. Departmental Events

Majors are expected to support all department events, but are required to attend designated strikes, majors’ meetings, special events and workshops.

VIII. Departmental Productions

Majors are also required to attend opening nights of all major departmental productions, and are expected to attend all workshops, Plays in Process reading, and all special departmental meetings and functions.

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