The speech and theatre education program at Missouri State prepares you for certification as a speech and theatre educator. Within the program, you may emphasize in communication, which includes courses in argumentation, debate, acting and other areas represented in high school speech and theatre programs. Also, classes in interpersonal communication, small group communication, and directing forensics activities, prepare you for effective classroom management and teaching.
Within the speech and theatre education program, the primary areas of study include the following:
Sponsorship of this program is shared with the department of theatre and dance.
For a more detailed outline of the classes required for the speech and theatre education major, please view the advising sheet.