Communication Arts/Theatre

Major & Minor Programs

Exploring the complexities of communication through the study of rhetoric, mass media, and theatre.

  • Double majors and self-designed majors encouraged
  • Co-curricular experience expected

Major in Communication

Exploring the creative and critical study of human communication, with special emphasis on rhetoric and mass media through theory and practice. Forty-five semester hours (typically 12 courses).

Major in Theatre

Exploring the dramatic expression of a given culture through theory and practice. Nine specified courses and up to four electives (41-49 semester hours, typically 11-13 courses).

Minor

  • Communication: at least 24 semester hours of graded courses in communications.
  • Theatre: at least 24 semester hours of graded courses in theatre.