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2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Theatre Arts - Theatre Education Concentration, BA

Program Code: 591*/591E
CIP Code: 50.0501


General Education Requirements (44 Hours)

(THR 2005  and THR 3730  taken for the major may count toward General Education: Liberal Studies Experience; Integrative Learning Experience)

Language Requirements (6-12 Hours)

Completion of 6 semester hours at the *intermediate level or higher

Note: Language courses 1010 & 1020 or 1030 are prerequisites for *intermediate level courses.

Language courses 1050 or 1060 may be used in General Education Liberal Studies Experience.

Major Requirements (46-52 Hours)

An overall 2.0 GPA is required in the major. 18 semester hours must be completed at Appalachian State University.

BA RULE: Students may not count more than 46 semester hours in THR above general education hours (52 hours maximum in THR)

  • Junior Writing in the Discipline [WID]
  • Senior Capstone Experience [CAP] must be met.

Theatre Education Concentration Requirements (21-27 Hours)

Teacher Education Minor Required (18 Hours)

A minimum grade of “C” is required in each professional education course.

# Admission to Teacher Education Required. To be admitted to the Teacher Education Program students must take and satisfy testing requirements for all areas of PRAXIS I Core, (Reading, Writing, and Math) or SAT and/or ACT scores in lieu of PRAXIS I Core. There is no PRAXIS II Area Exam required for the BA in Theatre Arts with a concentration in Theatre Education. Teacher licensure programs require a minimum 2.7 cumulative GPA from admission into the teacher education program until graduation, including for admission to student teaching. For more detailed information please go to Reich College of Education.

Free Electives (2-6 Hours)

To total a minimum of 122 hours for this major

  • 2 hours of free electives outside the major discipline are required.

Total Required (122-128 Hours)

For more information please visit: http://www.theatre.appstate.edu