About this course
Clark State offers two associate of arts degrees in theatre, both developed in conjunction with Clark State’s Performing Arts Center in downtown Springfield. Performance Arts focuses on acting, voice, theatre history, etc. Performance students will most likely transfer to university programs with a performance focus. It is mandatory for performance majors to audition for all Theatre Program productions, however, they are only required to perform in three shows during their years of study
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL): The applicant must attain a score of at least 61 on the Internet-based test or 500 on the paper-based test. Applicants applying from abroad must submit an official TOEFL score report to the College. The TOEFL code for Clark State Community College is 1127.
- International English Language Testing System (IELTS): The applicant must attain an overall IELTS Band Score of 5.0 or better.
- Official transcripts from a previous U.S. college or university showing a grade C or better in college/university level English courses. This does not include English as a Second Language. Official college or university transcripts must be sent directly to Clark State in a sealed envelope