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Theatre Arts Administration Courses

In addition to general education course requirements, students earning an Arts Administration degree will complete the following courses:

Fine Arts Courses

All Arts Administration students take 27 hours of fine arts courses. Nine credit hours are required for each fine arts area.

Required Art Courses

ART 2301. or ART 2302. Art History
GRDS 2200. Graphic Design 1
GRDS 3370. Website Design

Required Music Courses

MUSC 3210, 3220, or 3230. Music History
Applied Music Lessons (1 hour each. 3 hours required)
Ensembles (1 hour each. 3 hours required)

Required Theatre Courses

THTR 2205. Fundamentals of Technical Theatre
THTR 2210. Fundamentals of Acting
THTR 3325. Theatre Management

Concentration Courses

Students are required to pick a concentration and complete the 18 credit hours under that concentration.

Art Concentration

ART 1120. Drawing 1
ART 1130. Two-Dimensional Design
ART 2301. or ART 2302 Art History
Art Electives: 9 hours of Graphic Design or Studio Art

Music Concentration

MUSC 1100. Harmony 1
MUSC 1110. Aural Skills 1 (1 hour)
MUSC 3210, 3220, or 3230. Music History
Applied Music or Ensembles (2 hours)

Music Electives

Theatre Concentration

THTR 2230. Children's Theatre
THTR 3301. Theatre History I
THTR 3302. Theatre History II
THTR 3305. Scenic Design
THTR 3317. Lighting Design
THTR 4410. Directing

Business Requirements

In addition to fine arts courses, students are required to take 21 hours of business classes.

Business Foundations

ACCT 2010. Accounting I
BUSA 2000. Management
BUSA 3200. Marketing
BUSA 1210. Principles of Economics

Business Electives: Choose Three

BUSA 3410. Financial Analysis
BUSA 3700. Project Management or MCOM 3700 Advertising and Communications
BUSA 4100. Advertising and Promotion
BUSA 4300. Entrepreneurship and New Venture Management
BUSA 4550. Leadership

Internship

Students will complete two semesters of Internship; one course per semester. One must be within the desired concentration, the other out of concentration.

Capstone Course

Student will complete a capstone course in their desired concentration.