BA or BS in Theatre Arts with Cert. in Speech and Theatre

BA or BS in Theatre Arts, Speech and Theatre Certification - Min. 120 Hours

General Education Requirements: 40-43 hours

Courses required for the major may simultaneously fulfill requirements of the general education program.  Credit hours may not be double counted.

Additional Degree Requirements:  6 hours

Theatre Arts Requirements (27 hours)
TA100  Portfolio Review (Capstone) (0)
TA103 Basic Principles of Theatre (3)
TA210  Acting I (3)
TA113  Script Analysis (3)
TA211  Acting II (3)
TA245  Oral Interpretation (3)
TA354  Theatrical Design I (3)
TA365  Directing Techniques (3) (Capstone)
TA388  Dramatic Literature and Criticism (3)

One (1) from the following:
TA384  Theatre History I (3)
TA386  Theatre History II (3)

Speech requirements (12 Hours)
CT101 Public Speaking (3)*
CT310  Argumentation and Debate (3)

Electives in Communication (6 hours). At least 3 hours must be at the 300 level.
CT201 Public Relations (3)
CT230 Mass Media (3)
CT265 Media Convergence (3)
CT306 Media Law (3)
CT320 Interpersonal Communication (3)
CT325 Advanced Public Speaking (3)
CT330 Business Communication (3)
CT345 Small Group Communication (3)

Professional Education Requirements (43-44 Hours)
ED101 Foundations of Education (2)
ED102 Field Experience I (1)
ED105 Field Experience II (0-1)
ED122 Educational Technology (2) 
ED313 Classroom Behavior Management (3)
ED350 Education Methodology (2)
ED370ST Methods of Teaching of Speech and Theatre (3)
ED453 Education as a Profession (3)
ED454 Student Teaching Seminar (2)
ED462 Supervised Student Teaching (Capstone) (10)
ED470 Instruction Int. For Students with Reading Deficits (3)
ED471 Teaching Reading in the Content Area (3)
PY210 Educational Psychology (3) 
PY223 Developmental Psychology (3) 
PY342 Psychology of the Exceptional Child (2)
PY343 Psychology of the Exceptional Child Practicum (1) 

Electives (To Complete Min. 120 Hours)


Last updated: 08/07/2023