Feb 22, 2024  
2023/2024 University Catalog 
2023/2024 University Catalog

Musical Theatre, B.A. in Applied Arts and Sciences

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Major (10073) Academic Plan Code (662509BAAS)

A program that focuses on the principles and techniques for integrating theatre, music, and dance into a unified production. Includes instruction in acting, dance, voice, technical theater, musical genres, and history of musical theater.

Admission to the Major

To be admitted to the Musical Theatre major, students must meet the following criteria:

  1. Complete preparation for the major;
  2. Complete a minimum of 60 transferable semester units;
  3. Have a minimum GPA of (2.0) or better;
  4. Complete an audition.

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.

Visit:  https://ttf.sdsu.edu/programs/program_emphases/emphasis-performance-acting-musical-theatre for detailed requirements.

Graduation Writing Assessment Requirement

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

Upper Division Theatre Courses

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

A minimum of 33 upper division units in theatre to include:

Additional Requirements

A minimum of eight units selected from the Dance courses below and a minimum of three units selected from the Music courses below.

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