A perfect choice for the theatre artist, general studies allows for advanced study in a variety of areas allowing students to become the kind of well-rounded theatre artist who can go on to a focused study in graduate school or a variety of careers in the field. The general studies degree is also a great choice for the student who has a number of interests and needs the flexibility to explore several options.
The Department of Theatre Arts offers students a variety of emphasis areas to choose from to ensure that each participant receives specialized attention in the theatre discipline of their choice. By focusing on an emphasis, students can build skills and acquire the training to build strong resumes and portfolios in order to pursue professional jobs or advanced degrees.
Students seeking a BA degree must complete one year of college/university study or two years of high school study of a single foreign language.
A cumulative grade point average of 2.7 in the pre-admission requirements courses must be achieved with a minimum grade of “C+” (2.3) in each course. The applicant must have earned a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 in all other collegiate study.
Students who have met all the above requirements will be admitted unless the number of eligible applicants exceeds available space. In that case, acceptance will be acceptance will be competitive, based on a selection index.