M.A. students must complete 31 semester hours of graduate course work including:
|Introduction to Graduate Theatre Studies
|Contemporary Performance Theory
|Dramatic Theory and Criticism
|Theatre Scholarship and Research Methods
M.A. Thesis Proposal
M.A. students must prepare a written thesis proposal in consultation with an advisor. The proposal will be reviewed by a committee of faculty. Students must pass the thesis proposal before being eligible to register for thesis hours.
M.A. students must prepare a written thesis presenting original and substantial theatre arts research. Each student must pass an oral defense of the thesis to graduate from the program.