Theatre Student performing on stage

B.A./B.S. Theatre

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Office of Admissions
Phone: 208-885-6326
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Fax: 208-885-9119

Mailing Address
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 4264
Moscow, ID 83844-4264

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Moscow, ID 83844

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Boise, ID 83702

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Idaho Falls
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1776 Science Center Drive, Suite 306
Idaho Falls, ID 838402

<h2>Performance Plus Experience</h2>

Whether you aspire to be on stage or behind the curtain, this program will help you develop the creative talent, technical skills and performance experiences for a future in professional theater. Students are involved in all aspects of theatrical work and gain valuable on-stage experience with opportunities in university, student and community productions.

Fast Facts

  • Yearly Student Learning / Travel Opportunities (Kennedy Center / American College Theatre Festival, Idaho Repertory Theatre, & Academic Productions Throughout the Year) 
  • Internship Opportunities (Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Actors Theatre of Louisville, Idaho Repertory Theatre) 
  • Personal mentorship in small classroom settings 
  •  Fully Equipped Facilities (Hartung & KIVA Theaters) 
  •  400 Seat Hartung Theater
  • Actor
  • Designer
  • Technician
  • Management
  • PR/Marketing
Salary $54,000 – $92,000 per year based on national average (Bureau of Labor Statistics)
Degree Roadmap

Specific coursework and requirements for earning a B.A. or B.S. in theatre can be found at: Theatre Undergraduate Requirements.

Degree Prep

Theatre coursework and/or involvement throughout high school is helpful.


$32,000 distributed annually.

Financial Aid

To find out about deadlines, scholarships and eligibility requirements, please visit the University of Idaho Financial Aid Office.

Lab Fees $400
Get Involved
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Hands-On Learning
  • Acting Coursework
  • Design Coursework
  • Directing Coursework
  • Stage Technology Coursework
  • Participation in the production of plays
  • Student Theatre Organization