At least 8 hours of a concentration must be taken in residence at Westminster. Students choose from among the following fields of concentration:
A) Theatre: 21-22
THTR 127 Stagecraft (2)
THTR 129 Costumes and Make-up (2)
THTR 180 Acting I (2)
THTR 320 Stage Management (3)
THTR 358 History of Theatre and Dramatic Literature I (3)
THTR 359 History of Theatre and Dramatic Literature II (3)
THTR 370 Directing (3)
THTR 440 Internship with a local theatre (3-4)
Students may choose to complete a minor in Theatre by completing additional
degree requirements described in the Theatre section.
B) Music: 21
Piano Proficiency * (0)
MUSC 151 Music Theory I (4)
MUSC 152 Music Theory II (4)
MUSC 351 History of Western Art Music I (4)
MUSC 352 History of Western Art Music II (4)
Performing Ensemble (2):
- MUSC 115/315 Griffin Chorus (1-3)
- MUSC 125/325 Westminster Jazz Ensemble (1-3)
- MUSC 135/335 Westminster Chamber Orchestra (1-3)
- MUSC 145/345 Westminster Chamber Singers (1-4)
MUSC 440 Internship (3)
* Student must pass piano proficiency exam or take MUSC 121 (Class Piano).
Students may choose to complete a minor in Music by completing additional
degree requirements described in the Music section.
C) Art: 20-21
ART 110 Survey of Art, LE (3)
ART 310 Art History: Renaissance to Impressionism (4)
ART 311 Art History: Impressionism to Contemporary (4)
ART 440 Internship (3-4)
Additional credits in ART studio coursework (6)
Students may choose to complete a minor in Art by completing additional
degree requirements described in the Art section.
D) Contractual Field of Concentration: 21
Students may choose to pursue an individualized field of concentration consisting of 20-22 credit hours. A contractual field of study must relate to a career or educational objective. The program director must approve each student’s plan for a contractual field of concentration. Coursework must follow the pattern of Art, Theatre, or Music Field of Concentration Emphases. This approval is needed two semesters before graduation.