Acting Proficiency Certificate

Students in this program have the opportunity to perform in College-produced plays and theatrical productions.

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If you've always wanted to try your hand at performing, here is your chance to interact with your fellow students while developing basic acting and performance skills. Among other things, you will learn to identify and utilize the foundations and principles of acting in a collaborative environment while demonstrating the ability to create and develop characters. The Acting Proficiency Certificate will prepare you to audition for roles, or you can continue your studies by applying your courses toward the A.A. degree in Theater.


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Dancer – est. salary $33,697
Music Composer or Arranger – est. salary $43,068
Actor – est. salary $31,371


**EMSI Data, 2017; Philadelphia, Camden, Wilmington Metropolitan Statistical Area; a percentage of people in these jobs may have a bachelor's degree or higher.

Courses and Completion Sequence

The following courses and sequence of courses is designed for the optimal success and completion of the Acting Proficiency Certificate degree/certificate. Any alterations should be discussed with your academic advisor.

General Education Requirements:

All general education requirements necessary for graduation are met through the courses in the program as indicated above. Students who wish to take courses that differ from the general education courses indicated above must complete a course substitution request form. To access the form, login to the MyCCP portal, and in the Student tab, under Electronic Forms, click on the Records and Registration Forms link, then choose Request For Course Substitution Of Graduation Requirement link. A more detailed explanation of the College’s general education requirements is also available.

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