The minor in theatre is designed to provide students with a broad overview of theatre. Students may declare a theatre minor by contacting their advisor through the Academic Advising Center.


Requirements include a minimum of 18 credit hours from the courses below, 9 credit hours of which must be upper-division. Students select courses from the theatre curriculum based on their interests and course availability.

All coursework applied to the minor must be completed with a grade of C- or better (no pass/fail work may be applied). The GPA for all coursework taken in the minor department must be equal to 2.00 (C) or higher.

Students are allowed to apply no more than 9 credit hours, including 6 upper-division credit hours, of transfer work toward the theatre minor.

Required Courses and Credits

Required Courses
THTR 1050Introduction to Production Process2
THTR 2050Technical Theatre for Performance2
THTR 3035Production Practicum ( Run Crew is required)1
Select one of the following:3
Acting 1
Theatre and Society
Introduction to Performance Design
Select one of the following:3
American Musical Theatre History
American Theatre and Drama
Additional Requirements
Dance elective1
Theatre electives (must be upper-division)6
Total Credit Hours18