Technical Skill and Artistry
Students will demonstrate advanced technical and artistic skill in one dance genre, and intermediate skill in another.
Choreography, Performance, Teaching, or Research
Students will demonstrate competency in a self-selected dance specialty such as pedagogy, performance or choreography.
Research and Theory
Students will examine, synthesize, and apply theory within a comprehensive dance curriculum. The BA curriculum includes studies in dance history, cultural studies, dance sciences, somatics, and music.
Students will model professional behavior and practice.
Spiritual Values and Ethical Issues
Students will critically examine spiritual, ethical, and professional issues relevant to dance.