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Central’s award-winning Musical Theatre major within the Music program offers a Bachelor of Music in Musical Theatre. All students must audition and be accepted into the UCO Musical Theatre program. A limited number of students are accepted each Fall. We accept both freshmen and transfers.

The Musical Theatre Division of the School of Music is proud of its faculty and staff of seasoned professional performers and directors who guide students through an interdisciplinary program that includes comprehensive training in singing, dancing, and acting. Students will also study Music Theory, Aural Skills, Piano, History of Music Theater, Musical Theatre, Music Theater Directing, Stage Make-up, Stagecraft, Production/Performance, Major Ensemble and Applied Voice.

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The Musical Theatre curriculum is focused on teaching and performing. Take a look at the required courses.

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Scholarships & Tuition Waivers

The UCO College of Fine Arts and Design annually awards more than $100,000 in scholarships with more than 90 scholarship opportunities.  Our talented and ambitious students ensure that CFAD remains a center for excellence in the fine and performing arts. CFAD scholarships recognize the dedication displayed in the classroom, in performances, and in exhibitions, as well as help our students make their studies a primary focal point and not monetary stress.

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Career Opportunities

Musical Theatre career opportunities include:

  • Performing
  • Directing
  • Writing
  • Stage Management
View a career guide for Musical Theatre majors.

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