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Acting MFA Degree Breakdown

MFA Acting

First Year - 24.0 Units

First Semester 12.0 Units

  • ACT_635: MS: Acting Techniques: Meisner 1
    [Major]
  • ACT_615: MS: Voice and Speech 1
    [Major]
  • ACT_640: MS: Movement: Creating Physical Character
    [Major]
  • GLA_605: Motion Picture Theory & Style
    [Graduate Liberal Arts: Art Historical Awareness & Aesthetic Sensitivity category]

Second Semester 12.0 Units

  • ACT_637: MS: Acting Techniques: Meisner 2
    [Major]
  • ACT_617: MS: Voice and Speech 2
    [Major]
  • ACT_620: MS: Movement: The Alexander Technique
    [Major]
  • GLA_619: Culture & Identity in Modern American Theater
    [Graduate Liberal Arts: Cross Cultural Understanding category]

Second Year - 21.0 Units

Third Semester 12.0 Units

  • ACT_639: MS: Acting for Performance 1
    [Major] ***MIDPOINT CLASS - Must be taken concurrent with Midpoint Review
  • ACT_645: MS: Improvisational Techniques
    [Major]
  • ACT_625: MS: Vocal Production
    [Major]
  • GLA_***:
    [Major designated Graduate Liberal Arts]

Fourth Semester 9.0 Units

  • ***_***:
    [Elective By Advisement]
  • ***_***:
    [Elective By Advisement]
  • ACT_800: MS: Directed Study
    [Directed Study]

Third Year - 18.0 Units

Fifth Semester 9.0 Units

  • ACT_800: MS: Directed Study
    [Directed Study]
  • ACT_800: MS: Directed Study
    [Directed Study]
  • ACT_800: MS: Directed Study
    [Directed Study]

Sixth Semester 9.0 Units

  • ACT_800: MS: Directed Study
    [Directed Study]
  • ACT_800: MS: Directed Study
    [Directed Study]
  • GLA_673: Entertainment Professional Practices
    [Graduate Liberal Arts: Professional Practices category]