(126 credits)

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
1st SemesterTerm Credits
HUM 101 English Composition: Writing, Speaking, Thinking I 3
MATH 101 Foundations of Mathematics for the Liberal Arts 3
Science GUR Elective 3
Science GUR Lab Elective 1
FRSH SEM Freshman Seminar 0
Physical Education 1
Select one of the following: 3
Roadmap to Computing  
Computer Programming and Problem Solving  
Computer Science with Business Problems  
Computer Programming and Graphics Problems  
Introduction to Computer Science  
Intro. to CS I in C++  
 Term Credits14
2nd Semester
HUM 102 English Composition: Writing, Speaking, Thinking II 3
Social Science Elective 3
PHYS 202
Introductory Astronomy and Cosmology
or The Earth in Space
3
MATH 105 Elementary Probability and Statistics 3
THTR 101
Living Theatre
or From Page to Stage
3
 Term Credits15
Second Year
1st Semester
Physical Education 1
Social Science Elective 3
Select one of the following: 3
The Pre-Modern World  
The Modern World  
The Twentieth-Century World  
THTR 102 Acting Fundamentals 3
Free Elective 3
Free Elective 3
 Term Credits16
2nd Semester
MGMT 390 Principles of Management 3
300 level Humanities and Social Sciences (upper-level) GUR Elective 3
R088 103 Theater Tech I 3
Free Elective 3
Free Elective 3
 Term Credits15
Third Year
1st Semester
Select one of the following: 3
Production I  
Production II  
Production III  
THTR 310 Theatre History I 3
Theatre Specialization Elective 3
Theatre Elective 3
Free Elective 3
 Term Credits15
2nd Semester
THTR 315 Theatre History II 3
Theatre Specialization Elective 3
Theatre Specialization Elective 3
Theatre Elective 3
Open GUR Elective 3
Free Elective 3
 Term Credits18
Fourth Year
1st Semester
HSS 407 Humanities Senior Seminar - Theater 3
THTR 365 Principles of Playwriting 3
Theatre Specialization Elective 3
Theatre Specialization Elective 3
Theatre Elective 3
Free Elective 3
 Term Credits18
2nd Semester
THTR 411 Special Topics in Theatre 3
Theatre Specialization Elective 3
Theatre Specialization Elective 3
Theatre Elective 3
Free Elective 3
 Term Credits15
 Total Credits126
Theatre Electives
Courses from additional major that apply directly to technology or additional theatre courses can count toward these electives.12
Free Electives
Courses from additional major can count toward these electives.24

Specialization Options

A total of 21 specialization credits are required.

Technical Theatre

THTR 209Voice and Speech for Theatre I3
or THTR 210 Voice & Speech for Theater II
R088 250Intro to Scene & Lighting Des3
R088 409Stage Management3
THTR 483Independent Study in Theater I3
Select one of the following:3
Production I
Production II
Production III

Performance

THTR 208Movement for Theatre3
THTR 209Voice and Speech for Theatre I3
or THTR 210 Voice & Speech for Theater II
Select two of the following:6
Performance I
Performance II
Performance II
Directing I

Writing for Stage and Media

R089 445Drama Writing for TV3
Select one of the following:3
Drama
20th Century American Drama
Non-Western Drama
Modern Continental and British Drama
Musical Theater Adaptations
THTR 483Independent Study in Theater I3
Select two of the following:6
Performance I
Performance II
Performance II

Communication and Media

COM 350Digital Video Production3
COM 303Video Narrative3
ENG 339Practical Journalism3
ENG 340Oral Presentations3
COM 351Documentary Studies3
Elective by Advisement6

Music and Technology

THTR 344American Musical Theater3
LIT 384Musical Theater Adaptations3
Select one of the following:3
Performance I
Performance II
Performance II

This curriculum represents the maximum number of credits per semester for which a student is advised to register.  A full-time credit load is 12 credits.  First-year students are placed in a curriculum that positions them for success which may result in additional time needed to complete curriculum requirements. Continuing students should consult with their academic advisor to determine the appropriate credit load.