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Theatre Minor - Applying to the Program

(HEGIS: , CIP: 36.0117 Theatre/Theater)

Department of Theatre and Dance

285 Alumni Arena
North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14620-5030

Anne Burnidge
Chair, Department of Theatre/Dance

Lindsay Brandon Hunter, PhD
Director of Undergraduate Studies, Director of Theatre BA

Melissa Berg
Academic Manager

Veronica Sedota
Assistant to the Chair

Associated Programs

Associated Subjects

Becoming a Theatre Minor Student

Students interested in pursuing a theatre minor should contact the Academic Manager for more information.

Becoming a University at Buffalo Student

Admission to UB is based on a holistic review. We consider high school average, class rank (where applicable), strength of the high school academic record and SAT or ACT scores, if applicable. UB supports SUNY’s decision to temporarily suspend SAT and ACT requirements for admissions for the 2021-22 academic year. This temporary change of admissions eligibility requirements applies to the spring 2021, fall 2021 and spring 2022 cycles. A personal essay, recommendations, documented creative talent, demonstrated leadership, community service and special circumstances are also considered.

The following is not required for admission, but is suggested as adequate preparation for university-level coursework:

  • Four years of English (with a substantial writing component).
  • Four years of social studies.
  • Three years of college-preparatory science.
  • Three years of a second language.
  • Three years of college-preparatory mathematics.

Visit Undergraduate Admissions to learn more.

Freshman Admission to the Program

Transfer students interested in minoring in Theatre should meet with the Academic Manager to be placed in the program. No audition or interview is required.

Transfer Admission to the Program

Transfer students interested in minoring in Theatre should meet with the Academic Manager to be placed in the program. No audition or interview is required.

Current UB Students Applying to the Program

Current students interested in minoring in Theatre should meet with the Academic Manager to be placed in the program. No audition or interview is required.

Suggested Introductory Courses

TH 101 Introduction to Theatre
TH 106 Introduction to Technical Theatre w/
TH 135 or TH 136 Practicum
TH 108 Basic Acting

 
Published: Oct 21, 2021 14:17:08