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 grade point average of 3.3.
Honors students must meet all regular major requirements and:
- Complete three of the following honors-option courses within their major taught by full-time faculty members (internships cannot satisfy this requirement)
- Complete at least one 4000-level seminar offered through the Liberal Arts Honors Program
- Complete a senior honors thesis under the direction of a faculty advisor in their major area (THR 4998)
- Maintain a minimum g.p.a. of 3.3 cumulative and in the major.
If you are interested in participating in Honors in your major department (Departmental Honors), contact the Departmental Honors Advisor: Erika Robinson
Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) Departmental Honors in Theatre course list (fifteen credits)
|Select the Honors Option in three of the following:||9|
|Theatre History I|
|Development of the Drama I: Greek to Eighteenth Century||3|
|Theatre History II||3|
|Black Dramatic Literature and Performance||3|
|Pioneers of the Modern Theatre||3|
|Development of the Drama II: Nineteenth Century to Modern||3|
|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||3|
|Entertainment Design - Costume I||2|
|THR 4998||Capstone Honors Thesis||3|
|HON 4200-4280||Honors Seminars (select one)||3|
Students must maintain an overall 3.3 g.p.a.
For additional information, students should consult the Irvin D. Reid Honors College.