Dec 03, 2020  
2016 - 2018 CNM Catalog, Volume 49 
2016 - 2018 CNM Catalog, Volume 49 [The CNM Academic Year includes Fall, Spring, Summer Terms]

Theatre, Associate of Arts

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School of Communication, Humanities & Social Sciences (CHSS)

This degree is intended for students pursuing professional acting careers or continuing on to a university to complete a bachelor’s degree in Theatre.

Approximate Costs of this Educational Option

Financial Aid Considerations


Career and Educational Opportunities

Students will be able to transfer to a bachelor’s degree program in Theatre.

Many of the courses in this program are transferable and some may be applied to four-year degree programs at other institutions. CNM currently has transfer agreements with many colleges and universities in New Mexico and elsewhere.


Students gaining skill sets through the Theatre coursework will have opportunities to work in local theatres or pursue acting careers in the growing film industry in New Mexico.

Program Proficiencies and/or Prerequisites

Students may demonstrate proficiency in these areas either by Diploma/GPA , placement exam scores , or specific course work.

Recommended Sequence of Courses

Associate of Arts in Theatre 61-62 credit hours

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