Bachelor of Fine Arts in
Theatre: Design and Theatrical Production


Program Overview

Oral Roberts University’s Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) degree in Theatre: Design and Theatrical Production is a structured, pre-professional approach to theatre studies. You will have hands-on production experiences in scenic design, costuming, lighting, and sound creation.

For more information, please contact csanders@oru.edu.

Click here for requirements for the Quest Talent Scholarship.

What can I do with a Theatre degree In  Design and Theatrical Production?

Creative theatre graduates can enjoy successful careers as a:  

  • Producer
  • Director
  • Stage Manager
  • Makeup Artist
  • Costume Designer
  • Lighting or Sound Designer
  • Scenic Designer

What classes will I take?


  • Design and Crew Opportunities
  • Playwriting
  • Creating Costumes, Sets and Props
  • Sound and Audio Production
  • Exposure to Visual Arts Techniques
  • Seminars with Professionals


Why does ORU’s Theatre: Design and Theatrical Production program stand out?

You will have access to Alpha Psi Omega, a national, honorary and dramatic society, to help stimulate interest in theatrical activities both on and off the ORU campus.

Our current students and alumni have worked on Broadway, film, television and in major theaters across the country.

What about accreditation?

As a university, we meet the accreditation standards set by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).

Are there scholarships available?

Nearly 100% of our full-time, undergraduate residential students receive ORU grants and scholarships through academic achievement and through ORU’s premier scholarship opportunity of our Quest Whole Leader Scholarship and Quest Talent Scholarship.

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