Texas Tech University

TTU Dance students performing a play on stage

School of Theatre & Dance
Bachelor of Fine Arts

B.F.A. Concentration in Acting

The Bachelor of Fine Arts degree with a concentration in Acting is a professional degree program designed to train the modern actor for a career in the entertainment industry.  The innovative curriculum in voice, speech, movement, and technique is integrated with practical experiences in a season of eight productions, as well as those offered by WildWind Performance Lab, The Marfa Intensive, and other training programs. 


This program requires an audition or other additional items.

Audition Information

What Sets Us Apart

Our mission is to train the actor for a professional career in the entertainment industry. We believe that the modern actor must be capable of working effortlessly between film, television, and the theatre. Our faculty is comprised of artists and academicians who work professionally around the nation, as well as internationally, in all mediums. We are committed to sharing our knowledge and expertise with our students through rigorous, engaging classroom training and practical application as they prepare for professional careers within our industry. 

Senior Showcase

BFA Senior Showcase 

Performance Opportunity

Performance opportunities every semester


Engage with industry professionals and guest artists 

Program Highlights

In addition to the rigorous and focused classroom training and abundant performance opportunities, students have regular access to national and international guest artists through programs like WildWind Performance Lab and The Marfa Intensive.



Apply Now

Students interested in declaring for the BFA Acting program in the 2023-24 academic year must submit a pre-screen audition via RaiderConnect. Create your account there, then select APPLICATIONS and choose the College of Visual & Performing Arts Application at the bottom of the page. Questions about the application? Email talk@ttu.edu

See our Pre-Screen Auditions Page for more details. 

This audition will serve as a scholarship audition for prospective students provided you submit your pre-screen audition by December 1st, 2022. 

Higher Program Offering

Students pursuing the Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Theatre Arts could apply for our Master of Arts degree in Theatre Arts or could apply for our Master of Fine Arts degree in Theatre Arts.



Abed Monawar


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Abed Monawar
Senior Academic Advisor