Bachelor of Fine Arts in
Theatre: Musical Theatre


Program Overview

Oral Roberts University’s Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) degree in Theatre: Musical Theatre is a highly structured, pre-professional approach to theatre studies. 

Acceptance into the BFA in Musical Theatre program is by audition only. For more information please contact csanders@oru.edu. Click here for Quest Talent Scholarship information.


What can I do with a  Musical Theatre degree?

Creative theatre artists can enjoy successful careers in: 

  • Musical Theatre
  • Opera
  • Dance Industry
  • Fine Arts Education
  • Vocal Coaching

What classes will I take?


  • Acting for Musicial Theatre
  • Harmony
  • Voice and Phonetics
  • Sight Singing
  • Dance Courses
  • Directing

why does ORU’s Theatre program stand out?

The ORU Theatre program produces four main stage performances and one studio production per academic year. As a theatre major, you’ll 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.

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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