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Ohio University Majors

Stage Management Minor

Program Overview

The minor in stage management introduces the student to the craft of stage management and develops techniques in personnel management and leadership. Through both classroom learning and hands-on experience with stage managing a show in the School of Theater, students develop skills in collaboration, communication, process and leadership.

Admissions Information

Freshman/First-Year Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Change of Program Policy

Admission Requirements: The School of Theater accepts all students who are accepted by Ohio University Standards. Admissions process: Student must interview with Head of BFA Stage Management in the School of Theater to be admitted to the minor.

External Transfer Admission

No requirements beyond University admission requirements.

Opportunities Upon Graduation

Students will have acquired the skills necessary to stage manage a professional production. Training and experience in stage management offers students skills necessary in a variety of careers in the entertainment industry. The collaborative, organizational and management skills that students learn in stage management transfer to positions in film, television, industrial trade shows, and event management.

Academic Catalog

The academic catalog provides additional information about curriculum and courses for this major.
Academic catalog

Program Details

Degree: Bachelor of Fine Arts
Code: OR5168


College of Fine Arts 
School of Theater
Kantner Hall 307B
Athens, OH 45701
Phone: 740.593.4818
Fax: 740.593.4818

Administrative Contact

Jeanette Buck, contact person

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