Centennial Honors College

Theatre

Students may complete an honors curriculum in University Honors, Upper Division Honors, or Lower Division Honors. All Honors students must complete the one-hour honors colloquium (GH 299). Lower Division Honors includes General Honors coursework. Upper Division Honors includes honors work in the major. University Honors combines Upper and Lower Division Honors.

Honors students in Theatre must complete all requirements for a major in Theatre.

Grade Requirements

  • 3.4 overall GPA
  • 3.4 GPA in Honors courses

Lower Division Honors Requirements

  • Two General Honors seminars (6 semester hours)
  • An honors section of the First Year Experience (3 semester hours) (a General Honors seminar may be substituted in some cases)
  • GH 299 (one semester hour)

Upper Division Honors Requirements

  • GH 299 COFAC Honors Seminar (one semester hour)
  • Complete 9 semester hours of in course honors in Theatre courses.  Courses available are: THEA 345, THEA 355, THEA 365, THEA 373, THEA 390, THEA 391, THEA 392, THEA 400, THEA 419, THEA 446, THEA 451, THEA 465, THEA 477, THEA 481, THEA 482, THEA 498, DAN 310, DAN 313, DAN 316, DAN 382, DAN 385, DAN 413
  • THEA 401 (3 semester hours), Honors Thesis/Project.  THEA 401 may be taken as an interdisciplinary thesis/project.

University Honors

  • Two General Honors seminars (6 semester hours)
  • An honors section of the First Year Experience (in some cases a General Honors seminar may be substituted)
  • GH 299 COFAC Honors Seminar (one semester hour)
  • 9 semester hours of departmental in course honors selected from list above
  • THEA 401 (3 semester hours), Honors Thesis/Project.  THEA 401 may be taken as an interdisciplinary thesis/project.
Department Honors Coordinator:  Jeannie Woods (JM-Woods@wiu.edu, 298-2995)