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BFA Musical Theater Curriculum

TOTAL 120 Credits  (39 UCC, 81 Major)

FRESHMAN FALL

14 Credits (or 17 with MUS 101)

  • 1   UCOL 101: TBD
  • 3   UCC: Math
  • 3   THEA 220: Freshman Seminar  TR 9:30-10:50
  • 3   MUS 101: Music Fundamentals (or test out), MWF 9:00-9:50
  • 1   MUS 020/022 Choral Union or Concert Choir (MWF 2:00-3:30)
  • 1   MUS 140x: Musical Theater Voice MW 11:00-11:50
  • 1   MUS 030a: Class Piano MW 10, 12 or 1, or TR 9 or 11
  • 2   KIN 103a: Ballet  TR 3:30-5:00
  • 2   KIN 103f: Tap Dance  TR 1:30-3:15

FRESHMAN SPRING

16 Credits

  • 3   UCC: English 101
  • 1   MUS 020/022 Choral Union or Concert Choir  MWF 2:00-3:30
  • 1   MUS 140x: Musical Theater Voice  TBA
  • 1   MUS 030b: Class Piano  MW  10:00-10:50
  • 2   KIN 103c: Jazz Dance  TR  3:30-5:00
  • 2   KIN 103d: Modern Dance TR 1:30-3:15
  • 3   THEA: 203b  Stage Speech & IPA  WF 11:00-12:15
  • 3   THEA: 217 Beginning Acting  TR 11:00-12-15

FRESHMAN or SOPHOMORE SUMMER

  • 2   THEA 322: Summer Theater  TBA

SOPHOMORE FALL

15 Credits

  • 3   UCC: ENG 102
  • 3   UCC: SPCM: Intro to Oral Communication
  • 1   MUS 240x: Musical Theater Voice TBD
  • 1   MUS 104a: Aural Skills TR 9:00-9:50
  • 3   MUS 105a: Basic Harmony MWF 9:00-9:50
  • 1   THEA 323: Musical Theater Dance TR 3:30-5:00
  • 3   MUS/THE: Elective TBD

SOPHOMORE SPRING

12 Credits

  • 3   UCC: MUS 203: Diversity in Popular Culture Music
  • 1   MUS 240x: Musical Theater Voice TBA
  • 2   MUS 402: Musical Theater Workshop  MWF 3:30-5:00
  • 2   THE 205: Stage Make-up TR 12:35-1:50
  • 3   THE 303b: Voice for the Actor  WF 9:35-10:50
  • 1   THE 323: Musical Theater Dance TR 3:30-5:00

JUNIOR FALL

15 Credits

  • 3  UCC: Science
  • 1   MUS 340x: Musical Theater Voice TBA
  • 3   THE 354a: Theater History TR 11:00-12:15
  • 3   THE 317a: Intermediate Acting WF 12:00-1:50
  • 1   THE 323: Musical Theater Dance TR 3:30-5:00
  • 1   THE 300: Practicum (TBA)
  • 3   THE 424: Audition Techniques TR 12:35-1:50

JUNIOR SPRING

16 Credits

  • 3   UCC: Science
  • 3   UCC: Social Science
  • 1   MUS 340x: Musical Theater Voice TBA
  • 2   MUS 402: Musical Theater Workshop MWF 3:30-5:00
  • 3  * MUS 471: Musical Theater History TR 11:00-12:15
  • 3   THE 317b: Intermediate Acting  WF 12:00-1:50
  • 1   THE 423: Advanced Musical Theater Dance  TBD

SENIOR FALL

16 Credits

  • 3  UCC: Humanities
  • 2  UCC: Health
  • 1   MUS 440x: Musical Theater Voice TBA
  • 2   MUS 489: Senior Project  TBA
  • 1   THE 423: Advanced Musical Theater Dance TBD
  • 3   THE 303a, 403a or 417  TBD
  • 3   THE 311a: Play Analysis
  • 1   THE 400: Production

SENIOR SPRING

14 Credits

  • 3   UCC: Humanities
  • 3   UCC: Social Science
  • 1   MUS 440x: Musical Theater Voice TBA
  • 2   MUS 402: Musical Theater Workshop MWF 3:30-5:00
  • 1   THE 423: Advanced Musical Theater Dance TBD
  • 3   MUS/THE Elective  TBD
  • 1   THE 300: Practicum TBD
  • *MUS 471: Musical Theater History is offered spring every other year (even years). THE 311a, 303a, 403a, or 417 should be substituted.

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