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Undergraduate Catalog 2017-2018 
Undergraduate Catalog 2017-2018 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Musical Theatre, B.F.A.

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The Musical Theatre Major provides extensive training for students who exhibit exceptional performance potential in musical theatre. The degree features balanced and comprehensive study in singing, acting, and dance for students interested in pursuing performance careers in musical theatre.

General Education Core Requirements: 43 Hours

Music Requirements: 49 Hours

Theatre Requirements: 21 Hours

Dance Requirements: 13 Hours

A total of 14 hours in Dance is required for this degree. One of the hours, however, is counted as meeting the activity component of the Wellness requirement in the BELL Core.

Musical Theatre majors will take dance courses in at least 3 different styles selected from the courses listed below:

Ballet I, Ballet II, Ballet III, Jazz I, Jazz II, Jazz III, Modern I, Modern II, Modern III, Tap I, Tap II, Tap III, Theatre Dance I

Students should take level II and III classes in at least two different dance styles.

Free Electives: 3 Hours

Total Required for the Program: 129 Hours

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