Theatre - Musical Theatre (B.A.)
Find Your Voice
At Seton Hill University, you will create the foundation you need to move up into a professional career in the performing arts - in the company of others with a passion for music, theatre and dance. Seton Hill's Bachelor of Arts in Musical Theatre allows you to choose an area of specialization in acting, dance or music.
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Why the Musical Theatre Program at Seton Hill University?
As a student in Seton Hill University's Musical Theatre Program, you will have access to a wide variety of opportunities and experiences to help you build your future as a professional performer. At Seton Hill, you will
- participate in productions and performances
- have the opportunity to work in our costume and scene shops, as well as the box office
- earn credits abroad with other students and Seton Hill faculty
- make the most of our state-of-the-art facilities, including our Arts Center and Performing Arts Center
- get all of the benefits of our Apple Distinguished School, including an Apple laptop and iPad for all full-time freshmen
Performance and Production Opportunities
Seton Hill's Theatre and Dance Programs offer three full-length theatre productions, two dance concerts and a number of studio productions each year. All productions offer an array of performance and technical opportunities. First-year students are encouraged to audition and get involved with a production from their very first week here on the Hill.
In addition to the University's requirements for admission, prospective musical theatre majors must successfully complete an audition with members of the theatre and dance faculty to be admitted into the Theatre and Dance Department at Seton Hill University.
Internships & Careers
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, careers in acting are expected to grow faster than average through 2026. Seton Hill's Musical Theatre Program has a long track record of student success, with students working as interns, apprentices and performers in theatre companies and theme parks around the country.
Seton Hill's award-winning Career and Professional Development Center (CPDC) will work with you, your professors and local, regional and national employers to prepare you with the career preparation skills, internship opportunities and placement services that you need - as a student and after you graduate.
At Seton Hill, you'll learn from skilled faculty in the School of Visual and Performing Arts who have a variety of experiences in all areas of the performing arts.
Ready to Take Your Next Step Forward?
You can apply online for free at any time. Seton Hill features streamlined admissions requirements and a comprehensive aid program. If you haven't been to visit us yet, please schedule a time to come up to the Hill. You may just see your future from here.