Degrees Offered - Theatre (AA) | Tyler Junior College

Degrees Offered - Theatre (AA)

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At TJC, we offer an action-packed two-year theatre program designed to provide you with multiple performance and technical opportunities.

Our program helps you hone your craft and learn significant acting techniques while participating in an exhilarating and stimulating, creative program. With small class sizes and talented professors, you will learn a diverse range of techniques and skills that will aptly prepare you for continuing your education in any four-year theatre or liberal arts program.

In our program you can earn your degree and have fun at the same time!

Catalog Year
Degree Type
Available Online
Available Hybrid
Degree Plan
Major Courses 16 Credits

Choose 3:
DRAM 1322 Stage Movement OR
DRAM 1341 Makeup OR
DRAM 1342 Introduction to Costume OR
DRAM 1352 Acting II OR
DRAM 2331 Stagecraft II OR
DRAM 2336 Voice for Theatre OR
DRAM 2361 History of the Theatre I OR
DRAM 2362 History of the Theatre II OR

DRAM 2335 Theater Design

DRAM 1351 Acting I  
DRAM 1330 Stagecraft I  

DRAM 1120 Theatre Practicum I


DRAM 1121 Theatre Practicum II


DRAM 2120 Theatre Practicum III


DRAM 2121 Theatre Practicum IV

DRAM 2355 Script Analysis  
TJC Core Curriculum 44 Credits
In addition to the Major Courses, the student is required to take 44 credit hours from the TJC Core Curriculum. These courses must not duplicate courses taken to fulfill the major course requirement. Major Courses: 16
TJC Core Curriculum: 44
Total Semester Hours: 60

Recommended Course Sequence:

First Semester Credit Hours
HIST 1301 United States History I 3

MATH XXXX Mathematics Core

XXXX X4XX Science Core 4

DRAM 1351 Acting I

DRAM 1120 Theater Practicum I 1
Second Semester Credit Hours
HIST 1302 United States History II OR
HIST 2301

XXXX X3XX Creative Arts Core


ENGL 1301 Composition 1

DRAM 1330 Stagecraft I 3

DRAM X3XX Drama Elective


DRAM 1121 Theater Practicum II

Third Semester Credit Hours

GOVT 2305 Federal Government

DRAM 2355 Script Analysis 3

XXXX X4XX Life and Physical Sciences Core


DRAM X3XX Drama Elective

DRAM 2120 Theater Practicum III 1
Fourth Semester Credit Hours

GOVT 2306 Texas Government


ENGL 1302 Composition II OR

ENGL 2311

XXXX X3XX Social/Behavioral Core 3

SPCH 1315 Public Speaking OR
SPCH 1321


DRAM X3XX Drama Elective


DRAM 2121 Theater Practicum IV

Total Semester Hours 60

ΔClasses chosen in major must be different from courses used for Core requirements.