This is a limited-enrollment program requiring that students pass an audition and receive departmental acceptance. Please see the Dance Department for information regarding requirements for application to this major, and for all pre-major requirements.
Proficiency audition is required for placement and registration in technique courses.
Students are required to participate in regular proficiency assessments and are subject to being transferred from the BFA program into the BA program if proficiencies are not maintained.
All technique courses require at least a B- and teacher approval to advance to the next level.
The Dance Department requires a minimum of 30 hours of dance credit to be taken in residency at BYU's Provo campus for this degree program. These hours may also go toward BYU's 30-hour residency requirement for graduation.
requirement 1 Complete 3 courses
Complete the following prerequisite courses:
requirement 2 Complete 12 courses
requirement 3 Complete 1 course
Dance 243R must be taken concurrently with Dance 244R.
requirement 4 Complete 2.5 hours from the following course(s)
requirement 5 Complete 5.0 hours from the following course(s)
Complete 2 semesters of the following intermediate technique course:
requirement 6 Complete 10.0 hours from the following course(s)
requirement 7 Complete 4 courses
Creative processes courses: (Dance 244R must be taken concurrently with Dance 243R.)
requirement 8 Complete 2.0 hours from the following course(s)
Dance 399R requires a minimum of 42 hours of approved off-campus intensive workshop experience per 1 credit hour registration. See advisor for more information.
requirement 9 Complete 1 course
Complete one additional registration of one of the following courses:
requirement 10 Complete 6.0 hours from the following course(s)
DANCE 398R - (Not currently offered)
requirement 11 Complete 2 courses
Note: Each time Dance 229 is taken, it must be taken for 0.5 credit hours.
requirement 12 Complete 1 course
requirement 13 Complete 1 course
requirement 14 Complete 1 course
requirement 15 Complete 1 course
The following class is strongly recommended: