Academic catalog

Browse the curriculum, course descriptions and requirements for the Drama program in our academic catalog.

Step into the spotlight

Take the stage in the 750-seat Wold Performing Arts Center, or our smaller studio performance space as a drama major at Lynn University. Here, you will develop your talent in acting, directing, stage management, writing or production through our full range of courses. You'll also learn how to design and build sets in the scenery shop, or master lighting and sound using the latest equipment and technology.

As a drama major, you'll learn from a faculty of professional actors with years of stage, film and television experience in our state-of-the-art television studio to become proficient in film and video editing, radio voiceover and performance for the camera.

What you’ll learn as a drama major

  • Lighting, sound and set creation
  • Film and video editing
  • Radio and camera performance

Career opportunities

Prepare for a successful career in a variety of fields with a degree in drama.

A drama degree isn’t limited to the entertainment industry. There are many drama jobs and careers that you can obtain with a bachelor’s in drama from Lynn, including:

  • Actor
  • Set designer
  • Director
  • Screenwriter
  • Producer
  • Drama therapist
  • Technical production specialist
  • Public relations specialist
  • Motivational speaker

Graduates of the B.A. in drama program have gone on to work for many well-known establishments, such as:

  • Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida
  • Metro Chicago concert hall in Chicago, Illinois
  • Villanova Theatre in Villanova, Pennsylvania
  • Boca West Country Club in Boca Raton, Florida

Estimated tuition

Full-time tuition for a traditional day undergraduate student is estimated to cost $35,960 annually.

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Jessica Quigley shares what makes Lynn special to her.
You make close connections with people at small schools. I met my friends for life in the drama program.
Jessica Quigley, drama major
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