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Music Theatre

Viterbo University

48 months
29230 USD/year
29230 USD/year
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The Music Theatre program offered by Viterbo University is for students who demonstrate the talent, potential, commitment, and drive needed to pursue careers as professional musical theatre artists.


Students focus in acting, singing, and dancing while enriching their knowledge on the practice of theatre. The Viterbo University Music Theatre program is an excellent choice for those who aspire to become professional artists.

Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate the ability to act, i.e., to project one's self believably in work and action into imaginary circumstances in roles in a wide variety of styles and formats
  • Demonstrate a flexible, strong, and controlled voice with trained breath support; appropriate vocal range and freedom from vocal and postural tension in rehearsal and performance; the student will also demonstrate the ability to project the voice effectively in theatre spaces of varying sizes
  • Demonstrate musicianship by learning accurate rhythm, pitch, phrasing, tempi, and appropriate vocal style that is consistent with performance practice in their vocal repertoire
  • Demonstrate physical competence in dance and movement
  • Demonstrate a knowledge and understanding of basic production elements, including a thorough command of make-up for a variety of characters
  • Demonstrate knowledge of musical theatre repertory, the history of its development and the relationship of this history to styles of performance
  • Demonstrate effective audition techniques

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamentals of Dance 
  • Ballet 
  • Modern Dance 
  • Musical Theatre Dance 
  • Tap Dance 
  • Jazz Dance 
  • Piano Proficiency
  • Music Theory 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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Early application is encouraged.


120 alternative credits


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General requirements

Admission requirements

  • Four units of English
  • Three units of mathematics  (two years of algebra is explicitly required for all nursing and dietetics students; calculus is recommended, but not required, as a prerequisite for engineering students)
  • Three units of natural science  
  • Three units of social science or history
  • Three units of elective credits
  • Submission of a high school transcript (or equivalent documentation) is required. 
  • Letters of recommendation, personal statements, resumes, or essay samples are encouraged for new incoming freshmen, but they are not universally required for admission review.

Tuition Fee

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    29230 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 29230 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for La Crosse

1130 - 1874 USD /month
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