Music & Dance
Dance Degrees Offered
The Dance Program offers degree options for students individual physical needs, educational goals and career aspirations.
The Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree in Dance offers students the ability to broaden the scope of their dance education beyond performance and technique. For those students interested in continuing their dance training on a less intense course, we offer the Dance Minor.
Dance Major Dance Minor
B.A., Bachelor of Arts Degree
The B.A. in Dance offers students extensive training to develop and refine techniques in various idioms of dance. Students develop their abilities through a wide range of courses combining practical and theoretical skills that emphasize critical thought and independence. The department encourages collaboration across disciplines and provides opportunities to explore innovative areas in dance history, theory, dance & technology, choreography, pedagogy, anatomy and physiology, and production. We highlight performance opportunities with world-renowned guest-artists, maintain currency in the dance community at large, and graduate informed members of the dance community. Class sizes are small and offer each student individual attention from dance faculty.
In addition to University-wide requirements for all degree-seeking students, the following courses are required for a major/minor in dance:
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