Academics

Program Learning Outcomes

Theater students

Theatre Arts

Bachelor of Arts

Theatre Arts graduates will: 

  1. Effectively use the theatre artist’s instrument-body, voice, and imagination. 
  2. Identify and evaluate research to support critical and creative work. 
  3. Interpret performance texts within historical, ethical, political, social, national, or aesthetic contexts. 
  4. Participate effectively in theatre’s collaborative process of finding the intersection of common artistic, technical, social, and intellectual goals. 
  5. Evaluate their critical and creative work through an informed sense of the past and with an awareness of current best practices in the field. 
  6. Integrate and synthesize theory and practice in performance, design, and/or dramaturgy.

Learning outcomes for all graduates of the College of Arts & Sciences


Thurber, an English bulldog, is the University's mascot.
Thurber

He is named after Clarence Howe Thurber, University president from 1933-37.

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