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Communications and Creative & Performing Arts Division

Communications and Creative & Performing Arts Division

LA/Theatre Education, A.A. (Cumberland)

Liberal Arts/Theatre Education, AA

For students who want to transfer into a bachelor's degree program in Theatre Education. The option offers a strong foundation in both branches. Students who wish to pursue a degree in Theatre Education will learn to share their theatre expertise with children and help them develop artistic talent and critical thinking skills.
Program Goals

·         Exhibit proficiency in character analysis and scene study.

·         Create a portfolio that contains samples of work in scene study, monologues, business essentials and elective courses showcasing completion of the basic requirements of theatre study to transfer successfully into a theatre education BA program.

·         Evaluate how children learn and develop and analyze and reflect upon observed learning opportunities that support their intellectual, social and personal development.

·         Locate, retrieve and critically evaluate information and information sources.

Rowan College welcomes students seeking a post-secondary education. Admission to this program is open to high school graduates, GED (General Education Development) recipients or others who can benefit from the instruction offered. High school students may be considered for early admission or the High School Option program. Applications are accepted from residents of other New Jersey counties and other states and countries.​

When you Graduate
AA programs are primarily designed for students who plan to transfer as juniors at four-year colleges and universities. CCC graduates have obtained bachelor's degrees and beyond from every college in New Jersey and scores of colleges and universities throughout America. Cumberland has transfer agreements with a number of four-year colleges and universities. As a graduate of a fully accredited community college, your coursework will be received with full credit transfer at most state colleges, public and private universities across the country. The NJ Lampitt bill passed in 2008 by the NJ State legislature assures seamless transfer of credits toward junior standing at NJ state colleges and universities.
Career Opportunities

The content and requirements of the program requirements may be altered at any time at the discretion of the College. The program requirements were checked for accuracy at the time of publishing but should not be considered a contract between the College and the student.