Dance Degree Requirements

 

Dance students may choose from these programs of study. Each link will bring you to a list of courses required to complete the program:


The BA degree in Dance provides a breadth of experience for the possibilities of dance in today's world: performance, choreography, community engagement, teaching, social and cultural explorations and the use of creative technologies. With attention to collaboration and interdisciplinary involvement, the degree provides education for enthusiastic and energetic students to use their passion for the art form to guide their career interests or advanced study choices.

Based within the disciplinary core of the Dance program, the BA and BS Dance Education K-12 degree offerings help to guide and prepare students for teaching dance in public school settings (grades K-12), private studios, and/or non-profit environments. In addition to the core dance requirements, secondary licensure requirements are mandatory for all teaching degrees leading to eligibility for Utah State Board of Education licensure. It is comprised of 33 hours of coursework within the Department of Teacher Education.