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Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of General Studies in Theatre

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First- and Second-Year Preparation

Students considering a theatre major should enroll in THR 106 Acting I and THR 101 Theatre Practicum I and complete all 100- and 200-level courses in the first 2 years of study. It is imperative that theatre students sign up for practicum credit early in their careers at KU.

Admission to the Major

Admission Requirements

Course Requirements

Complete the following:

Grade-Point Average Requirements

Minimum Admission Grade-Point Average: Students must earn a 2.5 grade-point average in admission course requirements.

Admission Grade-Point Average Calculation: The admission grade-point average includes all admission courses listed above. KU's course repeat policy applies to grade-point average calculation. Grades in other THR courses that count toward the major will not be considered for admission to the major.

Application Term

Application to the major should occur in the term in which admission requirements will be completed. If the student does not meet established admission in this term, he or she must petition the department for permission for late application. The department, as part of an approved petition, determines late admission requirements (including grade-point average and course requirements) and the final deadline for admission.

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