The following is a sample four year plan outlining only the required courses for the prescribed major and does not include electives, minors, certificates, etc which can be added upon advisement.

Freshman Year

ENG 101 Writing: Logic & Rhetoric
PHIL 201 The Classical Mind
PHIL 202 The Modern Mind
TRS ___ Foundations in Theology I: Scripture and Jesus Christ
DR 101 Theatre I
DR 104 Theatre II
MUS 103 Acting the Text
MUS 103A Acting the Song
MUS 105A Ballet I (by assessment)
MUS 105B Ballet II (by assessment)
MUS 121 Ear Training and Sight Singing I
MUS 122 Ear Training and Sight Singing II
MUS 123 Harmony I
MUS 124 Harmony II
MUS 205A Tap I
MUS 205B Tap II
MUS 470 CUA Chamber Choir (by audition)
MUS 470B University Singers (by audition)
MUS 183/4 or MUPI 320A Class Piano or Secondary Piano
MUPI 410 Private Musical Theatre Voice Instruction

Sophomore Year

TRS ___ Foundations in Theology II: The Church and the Human Person
DR 201 Survey of Theatre History
DR 202 Theatre Topics
DR 206 Fundamentals Acting
DR 305 Theatre Topics III
DR 415 Intermediate Acting: Scene Study
DR 465 Acting Shakespeare
DR 485 Acting for the Camera
MUS 105C Ballet III (level by advisement)
MUS 105D Ballet IV (level by advisement)
MUS 199B Crew Credit
MUS 215 Movement for Actors: Level I
MUS 215A Movement for Actors: Level II
MUS 221 Ear Training and Sight Singing III
MUS 222 Ear Training and Sight Singing IV
MUS 223 Harmony III
MUS 224 Harmony IV
MUS 406 Jazz I (level by advisement)
MUS 406A Jazz II (level by advisement)
MUS 437 Musical Theatre and the Meisner Technique
MUS 459 History of 20th-Century Directing
MUS 470 CUA Chamber Choir (by audition)
MUS 470B University Singers (by audition)
MUPI 410 Private Musical Theatre Voice Instruction

Junior Year

___ Academic Elective (Math, Science)
ENG ___ Literature Elective
DR 307 Speech for the Actor
MUS 199B Crew Credit
MUS 315 Pop and Contemporary Vocal Styles for the Theatre Performer: Level I
MUS 315A Pop and Contemporary Vocal Styles for the Theatre Performer: Level II
MUS 337 Basic Conducting
MUS 385 History of Musical Theatre, 1727-1935
MUS 386 History of Musical Theatre, 1935-present
MUS 399MT Junior Solo Musical Theatre Recital (30 minutes)
MUS 470 CUA Chamber Choir (by audition)
MUS 470B University Singers (by audition)
MUS 495 Musical Theatre Internship
MUPI 210A Junior Recital Coaching
MUPI 410 Private Musical Theatre Voice Instruction

Senior Year

___ Academic Elective (Social Science)
___ Academic Elective (Free)
DR 201 Survey of Theatre History
DR 202 Theatre Topics
DR 305 Theatre Topics III
DR ___ Drama Elective
MUS 131 Music Literature
MUS 199D Crew Credit
MUS 449 Business of Theatre
MUS 449A Senior Showcase
MUS 450 Musical Theatre Directing
MUS 459 History of 20th-Century Directing
MUS 470 CUA Chamber Choir (by audition)
MUS 470B University Singers (by audition)
MUS 495 Musical Theatre Internship
MUS 499MT Senior Solo Musical Theatre Recital (60 minutes)
MUPI 210A Senior Recital Coaching
MUPI 410 Private Musical Theatre Voice Instruction

The above plan is a sample arrangement of required classes and should not be used as an official degree audit.  Students will meet with their major advisor to plan out a custom path that meets their needs and allows them to study various electives of interest.