Undergraduate CertificateTheatre - Physical Performance Studies

Wichita State’s undergraduate certificate in physical performance studies combines the interdisciplinary study of human anatomy, dance and theatre and is ideal for careers in stage, film and motion-capture work.

Learn how the theatre - physical performance studies certificate is the right fit for you.

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This 18-credit-hour certificate combines the study of the human body, kinesthetics and mechanics of human motion. You’ll also study stage combat, mime / physical theatre, modern dance and more.

How to enroll

To add this certificate to your plan of study: 

  • Log into the myWSU portal, find the Student Tools box (center of the page) and click "Change my Major/Minor."
  • Click continue (this will show your current major and minor).
  • Click continue, then click on "Add a certificate" and choose your certificate program. Click continue and submit request.