Theatre Minor

The theatre minor is designed to provide students with majors in other areas a series of theatre courses meant to provide a foundation of theatrical skills and knowledge. 

This minor includes a level of flexibility making it possible to explore courses from the three emphasis areas: design and production, performance, and theatre for youth and communities.

The theatre minor can complement any major, but is particularly attractive to students in the humanities, communication and media, and the arts.

Two performers on stage wearing goofy goggles.


Our department is accredited through the National Association of Schools of Theatre (NAST). This accreditation indicates an ability to provide a base of academic strength and operational integrity.


of UNI graduates

 are employed or continuing their education within six months of graduation.


performance opportunities

 each year. This includes four mainstage productions, and several smaller productions throughout the year.

Find out more about Theatre 

‌Required Courses

Contact us directly at:

Department of Theatre
University of Northern Iowa
257 W 27th St
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0423

Phone: 319-273-6386

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