The Department of Theatre Arts
Musical Theatre (BFA)
The Theatre Arts Department offers degree programs including the Bachelor of Arts in Theatre, Bachelor of Fine Arts in Musical Theatre, Bachelor of Fine Arts in Theatre Design and Production, Dance minor, and Arts Administration minor. The theatre arts major emphasizes a liberal arts education combined with a professional program designed to produce graduates who are prepared for a lifetime of learning in a diverse and changing world.
This flexible program adapts easily to individual needs and interests while maintaining professional standards. The curriculum and manner of instruction encourage critical thinking, development of aesthetic and ethical standards, and an understanding of theatre in all its aspects of personal and professional life. Graduates are prepared for performance or graduate studies in their professional areas and attain the skills necessary for a useful and meaningful life.