is to educate men and women for worldwide leadership and service by integrating academic excellence and Christian commitment within a caring community.
is to nurture a close-knit community of intellectually-curious and artistically-daring theatre practitioners while preparing students for future success through liberal arts education and professional training.
The Vision of the Department of Theatre Arts is inextricably connected to Baylor's ambitious Pro Futuris Vision and the Illuminate strategic plan. The Department has set a goal to become a leading academic theatre program and to be listed among the top-ranked institutions for undergraduate and graduate theatre training in the United States. The theatre arts faculty and staff are committed to excellence for the sake of our students and the university, and are motivated to achieve this vision without surrendering our foundational beliefs in scholarship and artistry enriched by faith.