Theatre Emphasis:  Design Technology 
Arkansas State University - Jonesboro
Degree:  Bachelor of Fine Arts
Major: Theatre      Emphasis:  Design Technology 
 2006-2007
Students requiring developmental course work based on low entrance exam scores (ACT, SAT, ASSET, COMPASS) may not be able to complete this program of study in eight (8) semesters.  Developmental courses do not count toward total degree hours.  Students having completed college level courses prior to enrollment will be assisted by their advisor in making appropriate substitutions.   In most cases, general education courses may be interchanged between semesters.    A minimum of 45 hours of upper division credit (3000-4000 level) is required for this degree.  Mandatory state and institutional assessment exams will be required during your degree program.  Failure to participate in required assessments may delay graduation.
Year 1   Year 1
Fall Semester -Even year   Spring Semester - Odd year
Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed   Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed
ENG1003 Composition I 3 X   ENG1013 Composition II 3 X
MUS2503 Fine Arts Music 3 X   ART2503 Fine Arts Visual 3 X
BIOL1003 Biology 3      X   PHSC1003 Phy. Science 3 X
BIOL1001 Biology Lab 1 X   PHSC1001 Phy. Sci Lab 1 X
THEA1203 Intro. To Theatre  3     THEA1223 Prin. of Design    3  
THEA2203 Voice Tech I 3     THEA1213 Beg. Acting 3  
Total Hours   16     Total Hours   16  
Year 2   Year 2
Fall Semester - Odd year   Spring Semester- Even year
Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed   Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed
ENG2003 Intro World Literature I 3 X   GEOG2613 Intro to Geography 3 X
SCOM1203 Oral Communications 3 X   PSY2013 Intro to Psychology 3 X
PE1002 Concepts of Fitness 2 X   THEA2215 Stage Management 3  
MATH1023 College Algebra 3 X   THEA2223 Stagecraft 3  
THEA2243 Costume Construction 3     THEA2233 Makeup 3  
THEA3252 Theatre Lab 2     THEA3252 Theatre Lab 2  
Total Hours   16     Total Hours   17  
Year 3   Year 3
Fall Semester- Even year   Spring Semester- Odd year
Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed   Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed
SOC2213 Principles of Sociology 3 X   PSY2013 Intro to Psychology 3 X
THEA4303 Stage Lighting 3     THEA Elective 2  
THEA3223 Dramatic Literature 3     THEA4223 Scenic Design 3  
THEA4203 Directing I 3     THEA4253 Theatre  Management 3  
THEA3252 Theatre Lab 2     THEA3252 Theatre Lab 2  
THEA4233 Adv. Makeup 3     PHIL1103 Intro. To Philosophy 3 X
Total Hours   17     Total Hours   16  
Year 4   Year 4
Fall Semester- Odd year   Spring Semester- Even year
Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed   Course No. Course Name Hrs Gen Ed
THEA4263 Theatre History  I 3     THEA4413 Sound Design 3  
THEA3263 Com. Aid Design 3     THEA4273 Theatre History II 3  
THEA4373 Scenic Painting 3     THEA4243 Costume Design 3  
THEA3252 Theatre Lab 2     THEA4383 Senior Project 3  
THEA2263 Historic Costume 3     THEA3252 Theatre Lab 2  
Total Hours   14     Total Hours   14  
                 
Total Jr/Sr Hours 45     Total Degree Hours 126  
                 
Graduation Requirements:
Completion of HIST 2763 or HIST 2773 or POSC 2103 
English Proficiency (Grade of C or better in ENG 1003 and ENG 1013)
2.00 GPA in Major
2.00 GPA at ASU
2.00 GPA Overall
Maximum of 31 credit hours via correspondence, extension, examination, PLA, Military or similar means; CLEP (30 hrs max)
45 JR/SR Hours after completing 30 hours
126 Total Credit Hours
18 of last 24 hours must be ASU-Jonesboro courses
Minimum of 57 hours from 4-year institutions
32 Resident Hours if completing second degree and first degree was not from ASU-J

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