Music Theatre Academic Plan

This 4-year plan will help guide you through your pathway to profession with your Music Theatre major. It is a sampling of the route you can take to your degree. (The contents of this 4-year plan are subject to modifications.)

Credit hours required to graduate:124.5
Freshman Fall
THEA 120Exploring Theatre3
DANCP 125Intro to Dance Techniques2
DANP 491Tap1
MUSC 135Piano Class1
MUSP 135Voice Performance1
MUSP 149Choral Ensemble1
GNST 110Freshman Experience1
COMP 201Writing 13
General Education Course3
Production Performance: Choose 1
THEA 486/487Performance or Production Practicum1
MUSP 150Music Theatre/Opera Workshop1
THEA 150Theatre Workshop0.5
Hours16.5-17
Electives:
THEA 150Theatre Workshop0.5
MRKT 310Marketing3
Freshman Spring
DANP 350Musical Theatre Dance1
DANP 491Special Problems: Jazz1
MUSC 136Piano Class1
MUSP 135Voice Performance1
MUSP 149Choral Ensemble1
GNST 111Freshman Experience1
COMP 202Writing 23
General Education Course3
Business General Education Course3
Production Performance: Choose 1
THEA 486/487Performance or Production Practicum1
MUSP 150Music Theatre/Opera Workshop1
THEA 150Theatre Workshop0.5
Hours15.5-16
Electives:
MUSC 265Control of Performance Anxiety2
Sophomore Fall
THEA 125Fundamentals for Actors3
DANP 121Ballet 13
DANP 491Special Problems: Tap1
MUSC 101Music Theory and Aural Skills 14
MUSP 145Voice Performance1
MUSP 149/???Choral Ensemble1
General Education Course3
Production Performance: Choose 1
THEA 486/487Performance or Production Practicum1
MUSP 150 Music Theatre/Opera Workshop1
Hours17
Electives:
MUSC 301 Music History 13
THEA 250Scenecraft and Stage Technology3
Sophomore Spring
THEA 255Makeup Technique for Stage & Media3
DANP 122Ballet 23
DANP 491Special Problems: Jazz1
DANP 350Musical Theatre Dance1
MUSC 102Music Theory and Aural Skills 24
MUSP 135Voice Performance1
MUSP 149/???Choral Ensemble1
General Education Course3
Production Performance: Choose 1
THEA 486/487Performance or Production Practicum1
MUSP 150 Music Theatre/Opera Workshop1
Hours18
Electives:
DANP 110Dance Composition3
MUSC 302Music History 23
Junior Fall
THEA 325Scene Study3
SPCH 275Voice & Speech for Performance3
DANP 491Special Problems: Tap1
MUSP 145/345Voice Performance1
MUSP 149/???Choral Ensemble0 (Elective/Scholarship)
General Education3-4
Production Performance: Choose 1
THEA 486/487Performance or Production Practicum1
MUSP 150 Music Theatre/Opera Workshop1
Hours12-13
Electives:
THEA 350Scenic & Lighting Design3
MUSC 415Music History 33
Junior Spring
Music Theatre Survey under MUSC 350 could cross-list
DANP 350Musical Theatre Dance1
DANP 491Special Problems: Jazz1
DANC 321Dance History3
MUSC 181Vocal Jazz Improvisation0.5
MUSP 145/345Voice Performance1
MUSP 145/???Choral Ensemble0 (Elective/Scholarship)
General Education (2)6
Production Performance: Choose 1
THEA 486/487Performance or Production Practicum1
MUSP 150 Music Theatre/Opera Workshop1
Hours13.5
Electives:
THEA 410History of Theatre3
SPCH 320Text and Performance3
Senor Fall
THEA 400Directing for Theatre3
DANP 123Related Dance Forms2
DANP 491 Special Problems: Tap1
MUSC 350Musical Theatre Survey3
MUSP 145/345Voice Performance1
MUSP 149/???Choral Ensemble0
General Education: Foreign Language 14
Production Performance: Choose 1
THEA 486/487Performance or Production Practicum1
MUSP 150 Music Theatre/Opera Workshop1
Hours15
Electives:
THEA 491Special Problems1-3
MRKT 413Promotions & Public Relations3
Senior Spring
THEA 492Theatre Capstone1
THEA 355Stage Management & Technical Direction3
THEA 494 (NEW) Internship3
DANP 350Musical Theatre Dance1
DANP 491Special Problems: Jazz1
MUSP 145/345Voice Performance1
MUSP 149/???Choral Ensemble0
General Education: Foreign Language 24
Production Performance: Choose 1
THEA 486/487Performance or Production Practicum1
MUSP 150 Music Theatre/Opera Workshop1
Hours15
Electives:
DANP 230Choreography3
MUSC 490Senior Recital1
Summer 1, 2, 3
SUBSTITUTES FROM OTHER SEMESTERS
Culture & Diversity met by Dance History 2 or Music History 33
THEA 494(NEW) Internship (IF NOT TAKEN IN SENIOR SPRING)33
Electives:
Thea 491Special Problems1-3