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2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Theatre B.A./B.S.


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Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)/Bachelor of Science (B.S.) Degree


May be either depending on option selected. See the "Requirements for Baccalaureate Degrees " section of this catalog.

Major in Theatre


(Major Code: 209)

Theatre Program Requirements


  1. Every theatre major will perform satisfactorily in at least one role or technical crew position (including design, management and production running crews) for one show per semester. Academic eligibility factors into casting and production assignments; therefore, theatre majors should maintain an overall GPA of 2.75 or higher, keep regular attendance in all classes, and make a "C" or better in all courses required by the major.
  2. All theatre performance majors will audition for all WTAMU Theatre productions unless excused from audition by the director of the production.
  3. All theatre majors will attend the required jury evaluation at the end of the semester.
    • New theatre majors will have a jury at the end of their first semester in the program.
    • All theatre majors will have a jury at the end of each spring semester.
  4. Theatre majors are required to enroll in six semesters of Theatre Practicum (THRE 1120, THRE 3199).
  5. Theatre majors are required to enroll in four semesters of Theatre Profession (THRE PROF).

University Core Curriculum Requirements


Refer to the “University Core Curriculum ” section of this catalog.

And one of the two emphases


Required Courses for Emphases


B.A./B.S. requirements and electives to total 120 hours


39 hours of which must be advanced.

Advising Services Degree Checklists and Curriculum Guides


 The following Degree Checklists and Curriculum Guides (suggested course sequence) are available by linking to Advising Services Degree Checklists:

  • B.A. or B.S.: Theatre (Performance Emphasis)
  • B.A. or B.S.: Theatre (Design and Technology Emphasis)
  • B.A.: Theatre (Education, All-Level Certification)

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