Career Opportunities

 CareersSamford University theatre majors find their degrees are respected by a wide range of potential employers. Theatre majors are creative individuals with a broad range of problem-solving and communication skills. Our students have become professional actors and actresses, teachers, nurses, photographers, choreographers, managers of theatre companies and graduate students at schools such as New York University, Columbia University, Louisiana State University, University of Georgia and University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Career opportunities are endless because of the practical experience gained through working in the theatre and the liberal arts curriculum offered by Samford University.

Potential careers include:

  • technical theatre design
  • theatre direction
  • acting
  • arts management
  • education
  • broadcasting
  • writing and publishing
  • ministry
  • public relations
  • advertising
  • business ownership
  • corporate management
  • fashion design