Technical Skill and Artistry
Students will demonstrate proficiency in dance technique and performance in ballet or contemporary dance, and competency in the other genre.
Students will demonstrate proficiency in choreographic principles and processes.
Research and Theory
Students will examine, synthesize, and apply theory within a comprehensive dance curriculum.
The BFA curriculum includes studies in dance history, cultural studies, dance pedagogy, dance sciences, somatics, music, and production.
Students will model professional behavior and practice.
Spiritual Values and Ethical Issues
Students will critically examine spiritual, ethical, and professional issues relevant to dance.