Theatre, Performance Concentration- Bachelor of Arts

student in performing in a JSU production

The Bachelor of Arts in Theatre with a Performance concentration includes courses in acting, speech, and movement along with electives in classes such as directing, puppetry, and dance. This training in a variety of methods is combined with the opportunity to gain stage experience in our mainstage productions, student-directed one-acts, screen experience in department and student films, applied theatre training, and other experiences such as our staged readings during the academic year.

Potential Careers

  • Actor
  • Director
  • Arts Management
  • Arts Administration
  • Educator
  • Playwright
  • Arts Fundraiser

Median Annual Salary


Arts Management $102,331
Educator $52,000
Playwright $66,000

Arts Fundraiser


*Median annual salaries are from

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