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Bachelor of Arts in Drama

The Department of Drama offers a 33 credit-hour undergraduate major leading to a Bachelor of Arts degree within the College of Arts & Sciences, a 16 credit-hour minor in Drama, and a 21 credit-hour minor in Dance. Even before becoming a major, however, a student may be an active participant in all the production activities of the Department and may enroll in any of several classes.

Notable Alumni Include: Tina Fey, Sean Patrick Thomas

Faculty Info: Tovah Close, David Dalton, Theresa M. Davis, Cady Garey, Doug Grissom, Mona Kasra, Colleen Kelly, R. Lee Kennedy, Marianne Kubik, Marcy Linton, Kim Brooks Mata, Caitlin McLeod, Michael Rasbury, Kathryn Schetlick, Paul Wagner, Jenny Wales, Steven Warner, Richard Will, Katelyn Hale Wood.

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