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Theatre (AA.THR)

The Associate of Arts in Theatre is designed to prepare students for transfer to a four-year school offering a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Fine Arts with concentration in Theatre or Speech and Theatre.

Students planning to pursue a Bachelor of Arts degree may intend to teach in the public schools, with proper school certification, either at the elementary or secondary level. Students who transfer to a four-year school offering a Bachelor of Fine Arts may intend to pursue a career in the professional theatre in acting, directing, scene design or technical theatre. Students who earn degrees in Theatre often find careers in sales, marketing, broadcasting, public relations, and law or pursue higher degrees in Communications.


General Education Core Requirements Credits
  Written Communications 6
  Mathematics 3
  Natural Science 7-8
  Technology 3
  Social Science 6
  Arts & Humanities  
  THR 101 (required), LIT 220 (recommended) 9
  History 6
  Diversity 3
  Total General Education 46-47
Program Requirements  
THR 105 Fundamentals of Acting 3
THR 110 Stagecraft I 3
THR 113 or THR 130 Children's Theatre or Musical Theatre Workshop 3
THR 125 Voice and Dictation 3
Program Elective Credits 6
CIN 109 American Cinema (recommend)  
  Total 12
  Electives 6
  Total Required for Degree 64