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BFA in Dance: Performance Concentration

Students must meet all general degree requirements and conservatory requirements for graduation. Students in the performance concentration must:

As a minimum technique requirement for graduation, students must complete a 3000-level course in either ballet or modern for two consecutive semesters during their last year.

Freshman Year

Sophomore Year

Junior Year

Senior Year

In addition to the courses listed above, the following are required:

Updated July 7, 2015

Updates to the 2013–15 College Catalog:

Effective Fall 2015:

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Please direct updates for this page to the managing editor in the Office of the Provost and Academic Affairs. Eight-semester plan updates or questions should be directed to the associate provost.
– For curricular revisions, please refer to the Faculty Handbook.

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For current majors:
Graduation Plans

In consultation with your faculty advisor, the
eight-semester plans can be used as a guide to assist you in your academic planning and progress toward graduation.

Dance BFA Overview

Academic Requirements:
Dance Performance
Dance Composition
Dance Production

Student Learning Outcomes

DPB 1000–4999
DPC 1000–4999
DPD 1000–4999
DPM 1000–4999