Undergraduate Programs

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The Department offers a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre. In addition to a breadth of study in the major’s core (a 21-hour component shared by all majors), students are given the freedom to choose one of five areas of focus, which include Theatre, Performance, Costume Design and Technology, Scenic/Lighting Design and Technology, and Theatre for Youth.

The Department also offers a Bachelor of Arts in Dance with either an emphasis in General Dance Studies or in Performance. The major is comprised of a 29-hour core component, plus an emphasis. Any student may declare the Dance major and complete the General Dance Studies emphasis. However, Performance emphasis students will be limited and accepted through either audition or demonstration in course work of the technical proficiencies necessary to successfully complete the program.