Sep 25, 2021  
2021-2022 Course Catalog 
2021-2022 Course Catalog

Theatre - Theatre Technology (THETC)

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Award: Certificate of Achievement
Pathway to Associate Degree: Theatre (THEAA)
Program Location: Elkhorn Valley Campus, Fort Omaha Campus, South Omaha Campus

This certificate allows students to gain necessary skills to work behind-the-scenes in theatre doing costuming, scenery, lighting, or sound. Students accepted into the Theatre Technology Apprenticeship program are expected to spend at least 15 hours per week in training.

The Theatre Technology Apprenticeship program is a two-year program run in conjunction with the Omaha Community Playhouse. In order to satisfy the 1500-hour requirement to receive the Theatre Technology Apprenticeship Program Certificate from the U.S. Department of Labor, students are required to complete an additional 24.0 credit hours of cooperative study courses (THEA 2981-THEA 2986) beyond the MCC certificate of achievement.

Graduation Requirements
General Education: 13.5
Major Requirements: 34.5
Total credit hours required: 48.0

Certificate of Achievement General Education Requirements (13.5 credit hrs.)

The following are General Education requirements for a Certificate of Achievement. Students may not use the same course to satisfy more than one degree requirement.


1 Course     4.5 credit hrs.

Select English Level 1 course from the list of Communication General Education courses in the current course catalog.


1 Course     4.5 - 5.0 credit hrs. 

Please check your degree program for recommended Math course.

Select 1 college level math course from the list of General Education math courses in the current course catalog.

*Based on the Math course you select, pre-requisites may be required.

Critical Thinking/Creativity & Social/Cultural Awareness

1 Course     4.5 credit hrs.

Select 1course from the list of Humanities or Social Sciences General Education course options in the current course catalog. 


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