Nov 30, 2022  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog

Theatre Arts - A.A. (TTP)


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For more information on this program, contact the Humanities division at 615-230-3200 or at humanities@volstate.edu.

Theatre Arts is the study of theatrical performance relating to literary, physical, and historical contexts. The Associate of Art in Theatre Arts is a two-year program for students planning to continue their education to earn a bachelor's degree in theatre arts or related fields.

Transfer Options
The Tennessee Transfer Pathway (TTP) degree is designed to create a smooth transition to all public universities offering a Baccalaureate degree in this major by guaranteeing the transferability of all courses. For transfer to other four-year institutions, contact an advisor at the senior institution.  Note:  There are to be no course substitutions in this program. 

All students graduating with a degree from VSCC are required to take the Educational Testing Service Proficiency Profile (ETSP) to meet graduation requirements. More information can be found at https://www.volstate.edu/testing.

CIP Code: (16) 24.0101.01

General Education Requirements - Credits (41)


Area of Emphasis Requirements - Credits (19)


Total Degree Requirements - Credits (60)


Recommended Schedule


This is a recommended schedule.  Learning Support, pre-requisites and other academic factors may impact this schedule.  See your advisor to create a degree plan.

DegreeWorks, along with the correct catalog, should be utilized by students for all of their educational planning.  Students can monitor their progress toward a degree or certificate and view missing requirements with the DegreeWorks audit, which is accessible through My Volstate.

First Year - Fall Semester - Credits (15)


First Year - Spring Semester - Credits (13)


Second Year - Fall Semester - Credits (16)


  • Foreign Language (One Year Sequence in Single Foreign Language) Credits: (3)
  • Natural Sciences   (See General Education Requirements in Catalog) Credits: (4)
  • History   (See General Education Requirements in Catalog) Credits: (3)
  • Humanities and/or Fine Arts   (Literature - See General Education Requirements in Catalog) Credits: (3)
  • Theatre Electives (THEA Prefix - Excluding Theatre History) Credits: (3)

Second Year - Spring Semester - Credits (16)


  • Foreign Language (One Year Sequence in Single Foreign Language) Credits: (3)
  • Natural Sciences   (See General Education Requirements in Catalog) Credits: (4)
  • Social/Behavioral Sciences   (See General Education Requirements in Catalog) Credits: (3)
  • History   (See General Education Requirements in Catalog) Credits: (3)
  • Humanities and/or Fine Arts   (See General Education Requirements in Catalog) Credits: (3)

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