Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) Major in Theatre (Teacher Certification in Theatre, Grades EC-12)

Minimum required: 125 semester hours

Admission Requirements

  1. Teacher certification majors in theatre and dance must maintain a GPA of 2.75.  Students who fail to do so will be advised into another program.  All students pursuing teacher certification must apply and be accepted to the Office of Educator Preparation.

General Requirements

  1. This degree program requires admission to the university and admission to the program.  Information about the program admissions can be found at:
  2. All students pursuing teacher certification must apply and be accepted to the Office of Educator Preparation.
  3. An all-level (EC-12) teacher certification in the theatre program consists of a minimum of 41 semester hours, with at least 24 hours advanced.
  4. All theatre majors are encouraged to participate in theatre production activities each semester.
  5. General education core curriculum requirements must be met.
  6. Teacher Certification majors must maintain an overall GPA of 2.75, a major GPA of 2.75, and a GPA of 2.75 in all required education courses.

Course Requirements 

TH 13503
TH 13543
TH 13643
TH 13653
TH 21111
ENG 13103
ENG 13203
POSI 23103
POSI 23203
COMM 13103
Mathematics select one of the following:3
US 11001
TH 23303
TH 33443
TH 33703
Theatre Elective3
English Literature3
HIST 13103
HIST 13203
Social and Behavioral Sciences3
PHIL 1305 or 13203
Select one of the following:3
TH 33203
TH 33213
TH 43643
TH 43103
TH 43323
TH 4330G3
Education Requirements6
Life and Physical Sciences6
TH 436513
TH 4330H13
TH 432013
TH 33673
TH 33433
TH 43343
Education Requirements15
Total Hours: 125
During the summer between their junior and senior years, B.F.A. Teacher Certification majors take TH 4365, TH 4330H, and TH 4320