Department of Communication and Theatre Arts

The Mission of the Theatre Program of the Fairmont State University Department of Communication and Theatre Arts is to provide students with a hands-on experience that incorporates theory and practice in the context of a liberal arts education while fostering ethically responsible, professionally-minded theatre artists to become practitioners, scholars, and educators.

The Mission of the Communication Arts Program of the Fairmont State University Department of Communication and Theatre Arts is to provide students with an interdisciplinary experience incorporating theory and practice in the context of a liberal arts education that encourages personal growth and critical and creative thinking while fostering ethically responsible communicators who are prepared to meet their academic and professional goals.

Theatre

Immediately become involved with main stage and studio productions. 

Theatre Education

Earn a teaching specialization in Theatre. Expand your personal and artistic development.

Communication Arts

Take advantage of hands-on opportunities through public speaking, oral interpretation, and debate teams.

Oral Communication

Students can seek employment in secondary schools teaching speech and/or theatre.