May 19, 2024  
2015-16 Undergraduate Catalog 
2015-16 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Theatre, Teacher Licensure, B.S.

Department of Theatre and Dance 
Jeff Gibson, program coordinator

 The Theatre and Dance Department offers one teacher licensure program: Theatre (grades K-12).

Students will complete a Theatre major. Students must complete a Teacher Licensure in Theatre cognate. There is also a Secondary Education minor requirement. Students must contact their Secondary Education minor advisors for approval of appropriate courses. (For specific procedures and additional requirements for teacher licensure, see College of Education.)

Students majoring in Theatre must receive a grade of C (2.00) or better in all courses in their major for the course to count as a prerequisite or to count toward graduation.

Teacher Licensure in Theatre Cognate (18 hours)

Recommended Curriculum: Theatre, Teacher Licensure

Curricular listings include General Education requirements in Communication, History, Humanities and/or Fine Arts, Mathematics, Natural Sciences, and Social/Behavioral Sciences categories.

All students pursuing a major within this department must complete the General Education requirements. The following is a suggested pattern of study for the first two years; however, consultation with the assigned advisor is necessary before each registration.


Subtotal: 31 Hours


Subtotal: 31 Hours


Subtotal: 34 Hours


Subtotal: 24 Hours

Total hours in program: 120

Academic Map

Following is a printable, suggested four-year schedule of courses:

Theatre, Teacher Licensure, B.S., Academic Map