Welcome

Dr. Mark Henderson, Department Chair

The Department of Speech & Theatre is committed to providing students with the fundamental knowledge of communication, performance and design through research and practical application. We encourage the development of student creativity and oral competency in communication while enhancing professional presentation skills. The department fosters a safe, nurturing environment of creativity, collaboration and experimentation, while providing exceptional instruction in communication, technical design and stage performance. We utilize traditional and nontraditional teaching methods, ultimately leading to educational success and personal/professional advancement.