In order to enter the Departmental honors program students must have achieved academic excellence in previous work, such as a high school g.p.a. of 3.5 or a college or university g.p.a. of 3.3. Students must meet all regular major requirements including: the three of the following honors-option courses within their major taught by full-time faculty members (internships cannot satisfy this requirement), at least one 4000-level seminar offered through the Liberal Arts Honors Program, a senior honors thesis under the direction of a faculty advisor in their major area (THR 4998) and maintain a minimum g.p.a. of 3.3 cumulative and in the major.
Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) Departmental Honors in Theatre (fifteen credits)
|Select the Honors Option in three of the following:||9|
|Theatre History I|
|Development of the Drama I: Greek to Eighteenth Century|
|Theatre History II|
|Black Dramatic Literature and Performance|
|Pioneers of the Modern Theatre|
|Development of the Drama II: Nineteenth Century to Modern|
|Students may select the Honors Option in one of the following B.F.A. courses (three credits) to substitute for a course in the above requirement:|
|Introduction to Design for the Theatre|
or THR 4211
|Entertainment Design - Costume I|
|THR 4998||Capstone Honors Thesis||3|
|Honors Seminars 1||3|
HON 4200-4280 Honors Seminars (select one)
Student must maintain an overall 3.3 g.p.a.
For additional information, students should consult the Irvin D. Reid Honors College.