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Skills Certificate in Musical Theater


Please note:  These requirements are based on 2021-2022 LAVC Catalog.

Each major course must be completed with a grade of C or higher. To explore career and academic pathway options, visit the LAVC Program Mapper.

Students who plan to graduate and/or transfer should first meet with a Counselor to review and submit a Petition for Graduation early in the semester before they are expected to complete their requirements. Online Graduation Petitions that are submitted without a counselor's approval will require a counselor's review and approval in order for it to be processed. For the latest program requirements, check the LAVC catalog.


Complete the following 6 required courses

Course Course Title UNITS
DANCETQ 111 Ballet Techniques I 1
DANCETQ 151 Dance for Film and Stage I 1
MUSIC 411 Elementary Voice I 2
THEATER 270 Beginning Acting 3
THEATER 272* Intermediate Applied Acting 3
THEATER 279 Musical Theater 2

Complete 1 course from the following:

Course Course Title UNITS
THEATER 280 Musical Theater Workshop I 3
THEATER 281 Musical Theater Workshop II 3


Total units required: 15

*This course has a prerequisite or a corequisite