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Take Center Stage With a Degree in Theatre

“Degrees that matter!” is our motto. Our program in theatre is designed to stretch your imagination as you refine your skills and discover new passions. Depending on the track you choose, you learn about and practice acting/directing, technical theatre/design and teaching. Show off your new skills and techniques by participating in university shows presented in our campus’ two theatres.

Where It Is Offered Commerce
Duration

4 years

Foreign Language

No foreign language credits required

Delivery Face-To-Face
Total Credit Hours

120 hours

Thesis Requirements

No thesis required

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Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science in Theatre :: 1.3 SEE YOURSELF SUCCEED WITH A DEGREE IN THEATRE

SEE YOURSELF SUCCEED WITH A DEGREE IN Theatre

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Theatre (BA/BS):: Focus Your Passion

Focus Your Passion

We offer four tracks for pursuing your degree in theatre.

Acting/Directing

Develop ongoing audition material that will be used in professional auditions as you pursue professional theatre employment with this 120-credit hour degree track.

General Theatre

Achieve effective and innovative individual expressions through theatre. With this track, you will gain experience in a variety of theatrical roles.

Technical Theatre/Design

Use your talents to create physical and digital designs through the use and development of learned theatrical skills with this 120-credit hour track.

Theatre with Teaching Emphasis

Take your expertise to the classroom and teach future actors, actresses, and theatrical professionals with this 120-credit hour track. You will have the opportunity to develop a high level of competence in your theatrical expression and in effective, engaging instructional abilities.

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Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science in Theatre :: WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

What you will Learn

A degree in theatre will offer you the opportunity to:

  • Develop an understanding and application of the skills necessary for success as an actor or actress
  • Prepare for theatrical presentation
  • Acquire skills to direct, produce and manage the overall operations of a theatre
  • Gain understanding of theatre in today’s society and to the theatre of other cultures
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Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science in Theatre :: 1.7 Careers

Careers

Our graduates are well-prepared to enter the world of theatre where they take part in a variety of roles from production studios to center stage to writing plays. Others pursue further coursework at the graduate level.

Career Possibilities

  • Acting
  • Design
  • Technology Management
  • Production
  • Theatre Management
  • Education
  • Sound Management
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Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science in Theatre :: 1.8 INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Internship opportunities

Internship experience provides the foundation employers are often looking for. Internships are offered as optional credit for this program and can be an important part of your education experience. These are just a few of the companies that partner with Career Development and offer opportunities for A&M-Commerce theatre students.

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Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science in Theatre :: 1.12 FEATURED COURSES

Featured Courses

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Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science in Theatre :: 1.13 Course Delivery and Resources

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Course Delivery

Our programs cover different facets of theatre production which provide you with the skills for participating in university shows. You can take courses face-to-face on the main campus in Commerce during the fall and spring semesters, as well as during the summer terms. Some of our courses are offered online.

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Undergraduate Program Costs

Program Costs

Tuition and fees for undergraduate students taking 12 credit hours are $4,126 for Texas residents and $9,034 for non-residents.

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Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science in Theatre :: 1.14 RELATED DEGREE PROGRAMS

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