Theatre Arts—Performance

Associate in Arts

College Degree Requirements

Note: Courses listed on degree plan are suggested. Students should consult with their advisor concerning their unique transfer decisions.

Total Degree Credits66-77
Plan of Study Grid
1st Year
Fall SemesterCredits
Arts & Humanities  
THEA 110 Introduction to Theatre Arts (Fall only) 3
THEA 161 Acting I (Fall only) 3
THEA 180 Dramatic Literature and Style I 3
Communications I  
ENGL 110 College Composition I 3
Electives (Required)  
THEA 167 Dance-Theater Movement I 3
Enrichment  
THEA 201 Theatre Practicum (Repeatable) 1-3
Math, Science & Technology  
MATH 103 College Algebra (or higher, except MATH 137) 3-4
 Credits19-22
Spring Semester
Communications II  
Select one of the following: 3
College Composition II  
Introduction to Professional Writing  
Communications III  
COMM 110 Fundamentals of Public Speaking 3
Electives (Required)  
THEA 181 Dramatic Literature and Style II 3
THEA 201 Theatre Practicum (Repeatable) 1-3
THEA 261 Acting II (Spring only) 3
Math, Science & Technology  
General Education Matrix (Lab Science Elective) 4
Social & Behavioral Sciences  
General Education Matrix (Social & Behavioral Sciences courses) 3
 Credits20-22
2nd Year
Fall Semester
Electives (Required)  
THEA 167 Dance-Theater Movement I 3
THEA 201 Theatre Practicum (Repeatable) 1-3
THEA 270 Stagecraft (Fall only) 3
Math, Science & Technology  
(Needed if the 9 total credits for Math, Science & Technology have not been met.)  
General Education Matrix (Math, Science & Technology courses) 1-3
Social & Behavioral Sciences  
General Education Matrix (Social & Behavioral Sciences courses) 3
General Education Matrix (Social & Behavioral Sciences courses) 3
 Credits14-18
Spring Semester
Electives (Required)  
COMM 222 Voice and Diction (Spring only) 3
THEA 226 Introduction to Design (Spring only) 3
THEA 247 Stage Makeup (Spring only) 3
THEA 267 Dance-Theater Movement II 3
Enrichment  
THEA 201 Theatre Practicum (Repeatable) 1-3
 Credits13-15
 Total Credits66-77