21 - 24 hours to complete
8 courses required
For the Declaration of Minor Form, contact the department:


Core Requirements

A Theater Studies minor must complete the following courses for a total of 12 credit hours:

  • THEA 120: Acting: Fundamentals
  • THEA 210W: Reading for Performance
  • THEA 130: Stagecraft
  • THEA 200R: Theater Practicum (one credit)
  • THEA 396R: Theater Colloquia (one credit)

Elective Requirements

In addition to the core requirements, minors must complete three elective courses for a total of 9-12 credit hours.  (Some dramatic literature courses in other departments are approved for these electives.)

  • One course must be at the 200-level or higher.
  • Two courses must be at the 300-level or higher.

Note: THEA 100, Introduction to Theater, does not count toward the minor. When Introduction to Theater is taught as a freshman seminar (THEA 190), it does not count toward the minor.