Four-semester Performance Track

IMPORTANT: Make sure you have checked the box that says “degree seeking” in the online application. Credits not directly required for the degree are ineligible for financial aid.


The sequence below is 63 credit hours.

Semester One

Course Title Credits
MATH 115/116 Elementary or Intermediate 3 (if you did not test into College Algebra)
BIOL 130 Environmental Science 3
BIOL 131 Environmental Science Lab

1

   OR
BIOL 121 Biology for Non-Majors 4 (includes lab)
ENGL 121 Composition I 3
THEA 120 Fundamentals of Acting 3
HPER 192 Wellness for Life 1
    OR
HPER 240 Lifetime Fitness 1
Total:  14 (does not include math 115/116)

Semester Two

Course Title Credits
ENGL 122 Composition II 3
MATH 171 College Algebra 3
SOC 122 Intro to Sociology 3
    OR
SOC 125  Social Problems 3
THEA 130 Acting I 3
THEA 135 Stage Makeup 2
Total:  14

Semester Three

Course Title Credits
SPD 121 Public Speaking 3
MATH 181 Statistics 3
PSYC 130 Intro to Psychology 3
     OR
ANTH 130 World Cultures 3
THEA 140 Basic Stagecraft 3
THEA 209 Script Analysis 3
THEA 123 Improvisation 2
Total:  17

Semester Four

Course Title Credits
MUS 126 Intro to World Music 3
     OR
MUS 122 Intro to Humanities 3
     OR
Phil 121 Intro to Philosophy 3
THEA 120 Acting II 3
THEA 137 Movement for the Stage 3
THEA 145 Intro to Theatre Design 3
     OR
JOUR 202 Broadcast Performance 3
BUS 123 Personal Finance 3
Total:  15