BFA in Acting

Delivery Format: On Campus

Total Credit Hours Required: 120 +

Approved Degree Plan: Click to download PDF

The Bachelor of Fine Arts in Acting, offered on campus, combines theatre and performance-related courses to give you a well-rounded degree in the performing arts field. Upon successful audition and approval, you will enter this program in your second year. Through this classically informed theatre education, you will hit the ground running with courses like Introduction to Theatre, Acting 1 and Practicum, taught from a Christian perspective. Emerge equipped to enter the industry at a number of points on either side of the curtain — technical or performance. You may also pursue a graduate degree program in theatre, which may lead to a career in teaching or to further accomplishment in the profession.

  • Develop your skills in public speaking and communication, and gain physical awareness, grace, agility and poise.
  • Enjoy learning in Regent's $35 million Communication & Performing Arts Center, which boasts three fully equipped theatre performance spaces and fully equipped scenic and costume shops.
  • Learn how to collaborate in high-pressure environments under the care of faculty and staff, all of whom are active in the arts community, ready to help you become a well-rounded artist and person.

Take Your Career to the Next Level

  • Acting/Performance
  • Technical Production
  • Multimedia Management
  • Art Directing
  • Preparation for Graduate School

Admission requirements vary based on the stage you're at in life. Select a link below to learn how to apply.

College of Arts & Sciences 2018-19 Tuition Rates

Program Type


On-Campus Student

  • 12-18 credit hours per semester
  • Under 12 credit hours
  • Over 18 credit hours


  • $8,490 (block rate)
  • $595/credit hour
  • $566/credit hour

Online Student (enrolled in 8-week classes)

  • Full-time (12* credit hours)
  • Part-time (6* credit hours)

*Average number of credits per semester.


  • $395/credit hour
  • $425/credit hour

RN to B.S. in Nursing Tuition

  • $295/credit hour


Student Fees




Application Fee (On-Campus & Evening/Online Students)



One-time fee, nonrefundable

Enrollment Deposit (On-Campus Students)

Enrollment Deposit (Evening/Online Students)



Fee is deducted from tuition costs

Graduation Fee (On-Campus & Evening/Online Students)


One-time fee upon submission of graduation application

University Services Fee (On-Campus Students)

University Services Fee (Online Students)



Contributes to university academic and administrative operations


Optional Fees


Late Payment


Incurred per session in the event of late tuition payment

Course Fees

$70-200 per course

Some courses in theater, animation, cinema television or science labs carry an additional fee

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