What You Can Do with a Major in Theatre

At Aurora University, you’ll delve into the rich history of theatre, the ins and outs of staging a production and the techniques and skills that define great actors. No matter what role you want to play when you graduate, there are a wide range of career options for theatre majors. You’ll also be prepared to enter graduate school in theatre-related fields.

POTENTIAL CAREER TITLES

Prepare for potential careers as a(n):

  • Actor /Model/Stunt-person
  • Admissions Counselor
  • Animal-Talent Coordinator
  • Announcer /Narrator
  • Coach Drama/Acting
  • Community Affairs Officer
  • Designer-Exhibit/Set/Costume
  • Development/Fund Raiser
  • Human Resource Specialist
  • Special Events Coordinator
  • Ticket Sales Coordinator
  • Writer/Editor

Potential careers for graduates with additional education or experience:

  • Art Director
  • Business Manager
  • Casting Director
  • Health Educator
  • Paralegal
  • Producer
  • Public Affairs Officer
  • Professor/Teacher
  • Training/Development Director

CAREER PLANNING AND JOB SEARCH RESOURCES

CAMPUS OPPORTUNITIES

Student organizations:

  • Aurora University Cultural Arts Club
  • Aurora University Humor Society
  • Fashion Loves You
  • NOLOS
  • Music choral or theatre productions

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT CAREER SERVICES:

630-844-5403 | career@aurora.edu | aurora.edu/career
Eckhart Hall, Room 316