2023-2024 Samford University Undergraduate Catalog 
    Jun 25, 2024  
2023-2024 Samford University Undergraduate Catalog

Theatre for Youth Major: Performance and Teaching Artistry (B.F.A.)

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The bachelor of fine arts (B.F.A.) in theatre for youth (TY): performance and teaching artistry provides a comprehensive training experience including academics, studio training, performance opportunities, and outreach. The Department of Theatre and Dance offers TY students the opportunity to be involved in mainstage productions including an annual TY selection. In addition, TY students are a part of touring performances at local schools and are actively involved in outreach and camp experiences.

General Education - University Core Curriculum: 22 Credits

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General Education - Distribution Areas: 15 Credits

Theatre for Youth Major: Performance & Teaching Artistry: 74-90 Credits

Music: 2-6 Credits

Choose between MUSC or MUSA:

(choose 2 credits from the following)


(choose 2-6 credits from the following)

Dance, Music, and Theatre Electives: 8-12 Credits

Choose 8-12 credits in theatre, dance, and/or music

General Electives: 1-17 Credits

Total Required Credits: 128

*Proficiency through 102 can only be met through successful completion of a language course at the 102 or higher level. Some students may need to complete language 101 before taking 102. Credits for 101 will be applied towards General Electives.

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