B.F.A. in Theatre


This degree program gives students hands-on experience through every aspect of theatre production, including:

  • Acting
  • Make-up
  • Production
  • Construction

We strongly encourage our students to think creatively and develop their skills in multiple crafts of theatre.


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Estimated Completion

120 credit hours (4 years)

Application Process

  1. Admission to Tarleton State University – Undergraduate Studies


Locations Available


  • Performing Arts


Plan Your Future

Program Objectives

  • Provide a comprehensive program that consists of all areas related to theatre production.
  • Expose students to a wide variety of performance styles and historical periods within theatre.
  • Build students’ self-discipline in order to prepare them for a future career in a deadline-driven and producation-oriented environment.
  • Create an environment where students are constantly learning and improving their work.

Coursework Highlights

ClassNumberClass Name
DRAM2336Voice for the Theater
DRAM3300Scene Design and Construction
DRAM3301Costume Design and Construction
DRAM3304Sound for the Theatre
DRAM4304Dramatic Theory & Criticism
DRAM4307Theatre Management
FINA1335Visual and Theatre Arts
FINA4301The Arts in Contemporary Society

For more information on courses, please refer to the university catalog.

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