Theatre and Performance Studies BA / Professional Writing, MA

Career and Academic Opportunities

Bachelor of Arts in Theater and Performance Studies students pursuing a Double Owl with the Norman J Radow College of the Humanities and Social Sciences Master of Arts in Professional Writing will be equipped with more indepth knowledge and experience to pursue more advanced post-graduate studies and career opportunities than those afforded with a solitary BA.  This path should be particularly appealing to students wishing to pursue writing as a professional career or part of future career.

Sample Academic Plan

Suggested Timeline

Students should apply to this Double Owl Pathway in the second semester of their sophomore year.

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    • 60 credit hours towards degree
    • 18 credit hours in residence at KSU
    • 3.00 KSU GPA
    • 2 writing samples, not to exceed a total of 25 pages (email writing samples directly to Tony Grooms at
  • Students may select three (3) from the list below to count for Upper-Level Related Studies courses:

    PRWR 6240          PRWR 6480

    PRWR 6255          PRWR 6520

    PRWR 6260          PRWR 6550

    PRWR 6300          PRWR 6570

    PRWR 6400          PRWR 6650

    PRWR 6410          PRWR 6800

    PRWR 6440          PRWR 6850

    PRWR 6455          PRWR 6490

    PRWR 6460          PRWR 6495

    PRWR 6470          PRWR 6496

  • For current admission requirements please click here. 
    • Undergraduate Degree
      • Bachelor of Arts in Theatre and Performance Studies
    • Department / College
      • Theatre and Perfomance Studies / College of the Arts
    • Advising Contact
      • Nina Eisenheim, Advisor
      • 470-578-3358
      • Wilson Building, Room 249
    • Graduate Degree
      • Master of Arts in Professional Writing
    • Department / College
      • English / Radow College of Humanities and Social Sciences
    • Advising Contact
      • Tony Grooms, Program Director
      • 470-578-6440
      • English Building, Room 133 
  • Complete the online application here to apply.

    The undergraduate and graduate programs will review your academic record.

    You will receive an email to your KSU student email account with the decision.