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Undergraduate Studies

Undergraduate Programs of Study

Expand your creative potential while honing your academic and performance skills. All undergraduate theater majors are assigned a faculty mentor from their specific area of study to aid them with course selection and to offer guidance on their careers at SIU and beyond. Undergraduates are able to explore opportunities for:

  • Directing, designing, playwriting, dramaturgy, performance, and technical work
  • Fellowships, assistantships, scholarships, and internships
  • Working with guest artists-in-residence
  • Individualized programs of study
  • Participation at national conferences
  • Summer employment with our professional company, McLeod Summer Playhouse
  • Teaching experience

The SIU Department of Theater offers the following undergraduate degrees:

For more information on these programs, please visit our Undergraduate Admissions page.

The SIU Department of Theater is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Theatre, 11250 Roger Bacon Drive, Suite 21, Reston, VA, 20190.