All required courses in the theatre-business track must be completed with a minimum grade of C. Students may not use correspondence courses in theatre for academic credit. Students may take one theatre course through Metroversity per year, totaling no more than 4 Metroversity credit hours.

Theatre Courses
  • THTR-T 115 Oral Interpretation
  • THTR-T 120 Acting I
  • THTR-T 225 Stagecraft I
  • THTR-T 270 Introduction to the History of the Theater I
  • THTR-T 271 Introduction to the History of the Theater II
  • THTR-T 321 Directing I

Six (6) credit hours in dramatic literature. Choose from:

  • CMLT-L 203, L 308, L 313, L 314, L 363, L 365, L 366, THTR-T 275, T 483

Two (2) credit hours Senior Capstone Experience

Two (2) credit hours Practicum Experience

Business Courses
  • BUS-A 20l Introduction to Accounting
  • BUS-L 201 Legal Environment of Business
  • BUS-M 300 Introduction to Marketing Management OR BUS-M 301 Introduction to Marketing Management
  • BUS-M 415 Advertising and Promotion Management
  • BUS-W 211 Contemporary Entrepreneurship
  • MUS-U 411 Concert Management
  • Three (3) credit hours Professional Internship

Three (3) credit hours elective from recommended list below:

  • BUS-A 202 Introduction to Managerial Accounting
  • BUS-F 260 Personal Finance
  • COAS-W 100 Introduction to Business
  • FINA-P 220 Computer Art and Design
  • SPCH-S 223 Business and Professional Speaking
  • SPCH-S 324 Persuasion
  • MUS-U 412 Music Theatre Management
Advertising courses in communication

Students concentrating in theatre business are required to take specific general-education courses. The following are required for this degree: MATH-M 119 Brief Survey of Calculus I or MATH-M 122 College Algebra; CSCI-C 106 Introduction to Computers and Their Use; ENG-W 231 Professional Writing Skills; and SPCH-S 121 Public Speaking.

The student should also be aware that this degree has B.A. distribution requirements that require PSY-P 101 Introductory Psychology I, SOC-S 163 Social Problems, and ECON-E 108 Introduction to Microeconomics to be taken to fulfill the Individual, Society, and Politics requirement.