SOU’s Theatre program focuses entirely on undergraduate students. Experience close working relationships with faculty who are specialists in every aspect of theatrical study.
Offered as a Bachelor of Fine Arts
The BFA degree is appropriate for students who are preparing for professional careers in theatre. BFA candidates must select an area of concentration for their degree. Admission to the BFA is by audition or interview/portfolio review only. Students pursuing the BFA degree are expected to complete a thesis project in their area of concentration.
Offered as a Master of Theatre Studies in Production and Design
An intensive program specifically designed for working high school and community college theatre teachers provides thorough training in the essential script analysis, design, and production aspects of the theatrical process. All TA 521 through TA 543 courses for the Master of Theatre Studies meet on the SOU campus over three summers.