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Theatre - Technical

Theater Students

Hone Your Skills

Learn to set the stage at Butler. Create a vibrant atmosphere with backdrops, props and makeup. Whether the set is for a modern-day musical or an 18th century drama, industry professionals teach you lighting, design and sound skills that transform a small town Kansas stage into a vibrant city or country terrain – complete with skyscrapers or mountains. Learn the technical elements at Butler and - like magic - transform the stage.

Estimated tuition for Theatre - Technical = $10,020**

**This includes two years of tuition based on being a Kansas Resident and taking 60 credit hours, estimated fees, and estimated books. Housing and meal plans not included. Fees may vary depending on specific degree path.

ESTIMATED COST FOR ACTIVITY SCHOLARSHIP STUDENTS = $1,980

Many students in the Fine Arts and Communication division apply for Activity Scholarships which equal in amount to the cost of two years of tuition based on being a Kansas Resident and taking 60 credit hours and estimated books. Housing, meal plans, ad Fees not included. Fees may vary depending on specific degree path.  Find out how you can apply for a Fine Arts & Communication Activity Scholarship

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CAREERS IN THIS FIELD

The graph below illustrates local salaries based on a career path related to this degree. Each career path varies as does the necessary training required.* For further information, connect with your program’s lead instructor.

Technical Directors and Managers


$21.56 hourly wage
56 annual job openings


552 Technical Directors and Managers are currently employed in Kansas.


*Salaries will vary based on degree level obtained and years of experience. The accuracy of EMSI data is deemed reliable but not guaranteed by Butler Community College and is subject to change.