Curriculum Requirements

Theatre Courses
THA 105Introduction to Acting3
THA 141Introduction to Scenic, Costume, and Light Design in Theatre and Film2
THA 142Introduction to Theatre Technology2
THA 143Backstage Crew Lab1
THA 144Production Crew Lab1
THA 245Technical Planning for Theatrical Productions3
THA 344Lighting Design3
THA 364The Theatre Industry3
THA 365Principles of Stage Management3
THA 366Theatre Management Practicum I3
THA 369Producing New Plays and Musicals3
THA 381Play Analysis I3
THA 382Play Analysis II3
THA 401Internship3
THA 402Internship3
THA 403Internship3
THA 461Play Direction I3
THA 463Advanced Stage Management I3
THA 466Theatrical Unions3
THA 467Producing for Regional Theatre3
THA 468Professions of the American Theatre3
THA 481Theatre History I3
THA 482Theatre History II3
Other Required Courses
ACC 211Principles of Financial Accounting3
BSL 212Introduction to Business Law3
COS 112Interpersonal Communication3
COS 211Public Speaking3
COS 333Business Communication3
ECO 211Principles of Microeconomics3
ENG 105English Composition I3
ENG 106English Composition II3
MGT 302Human Resource Management3
MGT 304Organizational Behavior3
MGT 307Advanced Organizational Behavior3
MKT 301Marketing Foundations3
Liberal Arts Electives27
Total Credit Hours135

Suggested Plan of Study

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman Year
First SemesterCredit Hours
THA 141 Introduction to Scenic, Costume, and Light Design in Theatre and Film 2
THA 143 Backstage Crew Lab 1
THA 364 The Theatre Industry 3
THA 365 Principles of Stage Management 3
ACC 211 Principles of Financial Accounting 3
ENG 105 English Composition I 3
 Credit Hours15
Second Semester
THA 105 Introduction to Acting 3
THA 142 Introduction to Theatre Technology 2
THA 144 Production Crew Lab 1
THA 245 Technical Planning for Theatrical Productions 3
ENG 106 English Composition II 3
Liberal Arts Elective 3
 Credit Hours15
Sophomore Year
First Semester
THA 366 Theatre Management Practicum I 1 3
THA 369 Producing New Plays and Musicals 3
THA 481 Theatre History I 3
MKT 301 Marketing Foundations 3
Liberal Arts Elective 3
 Credit Hours15
Second Semester
THA 344 Lighting Design 3
THA 466 Theatrical Unions 3
THA 482 Theatre History II 3
BSL 212 Introduction to Business Law 3
ECO 211 Principles of Microeconomics 3
Liberal Arts Elective 3
 Credit Hours18
Junior Year
First Semester
THA 381 Play Analysis I 3
THA 401 Internship 3
THA 461 Play Direction I 3
THA 467 Producing for Regional Theatre 3
COS 333 Business Communication 3
Liberal Arts Elective 3
 Credit Hours18
Second Semester
THA 382 Play Analysis II 3
THA 468 Professions of the American Theatre 3
MGT 307 Advanced Organizational Behavior 3
Elective 3
Liberal Arts Elective 3
Liberal Arts Elective 3
 Credit Hours18
Senior Year
First Semester
THA 403 Internship 3
THA 463 Advanced Stage Management I 3
COS 112 Interpersonal Communication 3
MGT 302 Human Resource Management 3
Liberal Arts 3
Elective 3
 Credit Hours18
Second Semester
THA 402 Internship 3
COS 211 Public Speaking 3
MGT 304 Organizational Behavior 3
Elective 3
Liberal Arts Elective 3
Liberal Arts Elective 3
 Credit Hours18
 Total Credit Hours135