Prior to admission to the Musical Theater Program, students must audition.
In addition to the Core Requirements, BFA students in Musical Theatre must also successfully complete the following courses:
Choose 2 courses from the following:
Choose from the following (at least 10 credits):
*Students may elect to mature within an ensemble by taking the major ensemble for his/her instrument up to 8 times for credit.
**Students are encouraged to take applied lessons every semester; however, a course substitution, one semester of APMS 4910 Lecture Recital Prep/Lecture Recital, is available for students lacking one semester of lessons.
***It is strongly recommended that B.F.A Musical Theatre students take MUSC 3320 Musical Theatre in America, as well as MUSC 2450 Introduction to Opera which are offered as part of the CORE.
***B.F.A Musical Theatre students are urged to take as many dance and acting electives as possible, and are strongly encouraged to take at least one dance class each semester.