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2023/2024 University Catalog 
2023/2024 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Theatre Arts, Emphasis in Performance, B.A. in Applied Arts and Sciences

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(SIMS Code: 662595)

All candidates for a degree in applied arts and sciences must complete the graduation requirements listed in the section of this catalog on “Graduation Requirements .”

Neither a minor nor a language other than English is required with this major.

Emphasis in Performance

To declare an Emphasis in Performance, in addition to the criteria for admission to the General Theatre Arts program, students must complete the following:


An audition is required for this emphasis. Visit https://ttf.sdsu.edu/programs/program_emphases/emphasis-performance-acting-musical-theatre for detailed requirements.



GPA of 3.0 or better in the above courses.

For further information, visit https://ttf.sdsu.edu/programs/program_emphases/emphasis-performance-acting-musical-theatre.

Preparation for the Major

(21 units)

Graduation Writing Assessment Requirement

See “Graduation Requirements ” section for a complete listing of requirements.

International Experience Requirement

Completion of a study abroad or experience abroad selected from the CSU/SDSU Study Abroad Program; SDSU Exchange Program; SDSU Semester Abroad Program; SDSU Study Travel Program; or SDSU approved Study Abroad Program offered by other accredited institutions.


All performance emphasis majors are required to participate in general auditions each semester.

A minimum of 32 upper division units in theatre to include

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