Pointe Higher Ed Guide 2010

Where can you work on technique in college? Start your search here. We found over 100 higher ed programs that offer training in ballet. Browse the options, then get in touch with the schools that seem like a good fit.
Published in the October/November 2010 issue.

Compiled by Janet Weeks

 

 

The Ailey School—Fordham University
New York, NY
212.405.9124, bfa@alvinailey.org
www.theaileyschool.edu
Degree: BFA
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, jazz, modern, tap, world

University of Akron
Akron, OH
330.972.7948, nbs@uakron.edu
www.uakron.edu/dtaa
Degrees: BA, BFA, minor
Courses: ballet, ballroom, choreography, dance history, dance technology, jazz, modern, pedagogy, tap,world

Alma College
Alma, MI
989.463.7242, fike@alma.edu
www.alma.edu
Degrees: BA, minor
Courses: ballet, dance history, jazz, modern, pedagogy, tap

Alonzo King’s LINES Ballet/Dominican University of California
San Rafael, CA
415.863.3040, marina@linesballet.org
www.dominican.edu
Degree: BFA
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, modern, world

Anne Arundel Community College
Arnold, MD
410.777.7021, lpfitzgerald@aacc.edu
www.aacc.edu/dance
Degree: AA
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, jazz, modern, tap

The University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ
520.621.4698
www.dance.arizona.edu
Degrees: BFA, MFA
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance therapy, jazz, modern, tap, world

The University of the Arts
Philadelphia, PA
800.616.2787, admissions@uarts.edu
www.uarts.edu
Degrees: BFA, certificate
Audition required
Courses: ballet, ballroom, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance therapy, dance technology, hip hop, jazz, modern, musical
theater, pedagogy, tap, world

Ball State University
Muncie, IN
765.285.8740, wjenkins@bsu.edu
www.bsu.edu/theatre
Degrees: BA, BS, minor
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, jazz, modern, musical theater, tap, world

Bard College
Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
845.758.7996, dance@bard.edu
www.bard.edu
Degree: BA
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance therapy, mod­ern, world

Barnard College, Columbia University
New York, NY
212.854.2995, dance@barnard.edu
www.barnard.edu/dance
Degrees: BA, concentration
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, jazz, modern, tap, world

Bennington College
Bennington, VT
800.833.6845,
admissions@bennington.edu
www.bennington.edu
Degrees: BA, MA, MFA
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance science, modern

Birmingham-Southern College
Birmingham, AL
205.226.4943, rhenry@bsc.edu
www.bsc.edu
Degrees: BA, minor, certificate
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, jazz, modern, musical theater, pedagogy, tap

The Boston Conservatory

Boston, MA
617.912.9153, admissions@bostonconservatory.edu
www.bostonconservatory.edu
Degree: BFA
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance therapy, hip hop, modern, musical theater, pedagogy, tap, world

Brenau University
Gainesville, GA
770.534.6245, vgreene@brenau.edu
www.brenau.edu
Degrees: BA, BFA, minor
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, jazz, modern, pedagogy

University at Buffalo
Buffalo, NY
716.645.6897,
td–theatredance@buffalo.edu
www.theatredance.buffalo.edu
Degrees: BA, BFA
Audition required
Courses: ballet, ballroom, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance therapy, hip hop, jazz, modern, musical theater, pedagogy, tap

Butler University
Indianapolis, IN
317.940.9346, mjarvis@butler.edu
www.butler.edu/jcfa/dance
Degrees: BA, BFA, BS
Audition required
Courses: ballet

California Institute of the Arts
Valencia, CA
800.545.2787, admiss@calarts.edu
www.calarts.edu
Degrees: BFA, MFA, certificate
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, jazz, modern, world

California State University, Long Beach
Long Beach, CA
562.985.4747, dance@csulb.edu
www.csulb.edu/depts/dance
Degrees: BA, BFA, MA, MFA, minor
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, hip hop, jazz, modern, tap, world

Canada's National Ballet School
Toronto, ON
416.964.3780, registrar@nbs-enb.ca
www.nbs-enb.ca
Degrees: BFA, certificate
Audition required
Courses: ballet, pedagogy

Cedar Crest College
Allentown, PA
800.360.1222,
cccadmis@cedarcrest.edu
www.cedarcrest.edu
Degree: BA
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance therapy, dance science, dance technology, jazz, modern, musical theater, pedagogy, tap, world

Chapman University
Orange, CA
888.282.7759, dance@chapman.edu
www.chapman.edu
Degrees: BA, BFA, minor
Audition required
Courses: ballet, ballroom, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, dance therapy, hip hop, jazz, modern, pedagogy, tap,world

University of Cincinnati, College Conservatory of Music
Cincinnati, OH
513.556.2700, ccadmis@uc.edu
www.ccm.uc.edu/dance
Degree: BFA
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance therapy, jazz, modern, pedagogy

Coker College
Hartsville, SC
843.383.8381, admissions@coker.edu
www.coker.edu
Degrees: BA, minor
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance therapy, jazz, modern, musical theater, pedagogy, tap

University of Colorado
Boulder, CO
303.492.5037, thtrdnce@colorado.edu
www.colorado.edu/theatredance
Degrees: BA, BFA, MFA, minor
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, hip hop, jazz, modern, musical theater, pedagogy, world

Columbia College Chicago
Chicago, IL
312.369.8300, csabin@colum.edu
www.colum.edu/dancecenter
Degrees: BA, BFA, minor, concentration
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, dance therapy, hip hop, jazz, modern, musical theater, pedagogy, tap, world

Cornell University
Ithaca, NY
607.254.2700,
danceprogram@cornell.edu
theatrefilmdance.cornell.edu
Degrees: BA, minor, concentration
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, hip hop, modern

Cornish College of the Arts
Seattle, WA
800.726.2787, admission@cornish.edu
www.cornish.edu/dance
Degree: BFA
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, dance therapy, hip hop, jazz, modern, musical
theater, pedagogy, tap, world

Dean College
Franklin, MA
508.541.1607,jpalladino@dean.edu
www.dean.edu
Degrees: AA, BA
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, hip hop, jazz, mod­ern, musical theater, pedagogy, tap

DeSales University
Center Valley, PA
610.282.1100, dance@desales.edu
www.desales.edu/dance
Degree: BA
Audition required
Courses: ballet, ballroom, choreography, dance history, dance technology, jazz, modern, mus­ical theater, pedagogy, tap

Drexel University
Philadelphia, PA
215.895.4914,
danceprogram@drexel.edu
www.drexel.edu
Degrees: BS, minor
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance therapy, hip hop, jazz, modern, pedagogy, world

Duke University

Durham, NC
919.660.3353, dance@duke.edu
www.danceprogram.duke.edu/
Degrees: BA, minor
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, jazz, modern, world

East Carolina University
Greenville, NC
252.328.6390, weeksp@ecu.edu
www.ecu.edu/theatredance
Degrees: BFA, certificate
Audition required
Courses: ballet, ballroom,
choreography, dance history, dance science, jazz, modern, musical theater, pedagogy, tap

École supérieure de ballet contemporain de Montréal
Montreal, Quebec
514.849.4929, info@esbcm.org
www.esbcm.org
Degrees: concentration, diploma
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, modern, world

Elon University
Elon, NC
336.278.5592, lkearns@elon.edu
www.elon.edu/perarts
Degrees: BFA, minor
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, jazz, modern, musical theater, pedagogy, tap, world

Emory University
Atlanta, GA
404.727.7266, dance@emory.edu
www.dance.emory.edu
Degrees: BA, minor
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, jazz, modern, pedagogy, world

Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts
New York, NY
212.229.5100 x2267,
langarts@newschool.edu
www.lang.newschool.edu
Degree: BA
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, dance therapy, jazz, modern, musical theater, pedagogy, world

Five College Dance Department
Amherst, MA
413.549.3600,fcdd@hampshire.edu
www.fivecolleges.edu
Degrees: BA, BFA, MFA
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, hip hop, jazz, modern, pedagogy, tap, world

University of Florida
Gainesville, FL
352.273.0500, rrose@arts.ufl.edu
www.arts.ufl.edu
Degrees: BFA, certificate, minor
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, jazz, modern, world

Florida State University
Tallahassee, FL
850.644.1023, dance-info@fsu.edu
www.dance.fsu.edu
Degrees: BFA, MA, MFA
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, modern, pedagogy

George Mason University
Fairfax, VA
703.993.1114, dance@gmu.edu
www.dance.gmu.edu
Degrees: BA, BFA, MFA, minor
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, jazz, modern, pedagogy, tap, world

University of Georgia
Athens, GA
706.542.4415, ugadance@uga.edu
www.franklin.uga.edu/dance
Degrees: BA, BFA, minor, certificate
Audition required
Courses: ballet, ballroom,
choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, dance therapy, jazz, modern, pedagogy, tap, world

Georgian Court University
Lakewood, NJ
800.458.8422, scardell@georgian.edu
www.georgian.edu
Degrees: BA, minor, concentration
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance therapy, jazz, modern, pedagogy

Goucher College
Towson, MD
410.337.6390, goucherdance@goucher.edu
www.goucher.edu/dance
Degrees: BA, EdD, MA, minor
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance therapy, jazz, modern, pedagogy, world

The Hartt School, University of Hartford
West Hartford, CT
860.768.2478, lesko@hartford.edu
www.hartford.edu/hartt
Degrees: BFA, minor
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, modern, pedagogy, world

 

University of Hawaii at Manoa
Honolulu, HI
808.956.7622, uhmdance@hawaii.edu
www2.hawaii.edu/~uhmdance
Degrees: BA, BFA, MA, MFA, minor
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, modern, pedagogy, world

Hobart and William Smith Colleges
Geneva, NY
315.781.3949, whittier@hws.edu
www.hws.edu
Degree: BA
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, jazz, modern, pedagogy

Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY
516.463.5444,
rachel.list@hofstra.edu
www.hofstra.edu
Degrees: BA, BS, minor
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, jazz, modern, pedagogy

Hunter College
New York, NY
212.772.5012, jfeinman@hunter.cuny.edu
www.hunter.cuny.edu/~dance/
Degrees: BA, minor, certificate
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, hip hop, modern, pedagogy, world

University of Idaho
Moscow, ID
208.885.7921,halloran@uidaho.edu
www.dance.uidaho.edu
Degrees: BS, minor
Audition required
Courses: ballet, ballroom, choreography, dance history, dance therapy, dance science, hip hop, jazz, modern, musical theater, pedagogy, tap, world

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Urbana, IL
217.333.1010, dance@illinois.edu
www.dance.illinois.edu
Degrees: BFA, MFA
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, hip hop, jazz, modern, pedagogy, tap, world

Indiana University
Bloomington, IN
812.855.6787, ballet@indiana.edu
www.music.indiana.edu
Degree: BS
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, modern, pedagogy

University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA
319.335.2228, dance@uiowa.edu
dance.uiowa.edu
Degrees: BA, BFA, MFA, minor
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, dance
therapy, jazz, hip hop, modern, pedagogy, tap, world

The Juilliard School
New York, NY
212.799.5000, danceadmissions@juilliard.edu
www.juilliard.edu
Degree: BFA
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, modern

University of Kansas
Lawrence, KS
785.864.4264, kudance@ku.edu
www.dance.ku.edu
Degrees: BA, BFA, minor
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, jazz, modern, musical theater, world

Kennesaw State University
Kennesaw, GA
770.423.6789,
ipulinka@kennesaw.edu
www.kennesaw.edu
Degree: BA
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, jazz, modern, musical theater, pedagogy, tap, world

Kent State University
Kent, OH
330.672.2069, dance@kent.edu
www.dance.kent.edu
Degrees: BFA, minor, certificate, concentration
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, jazz, modern, musical theater, pedagogy

Long Island University, The Brooklyn Campus
Brooklyn, NY
718.488.1051, dana.hash@liu.edu
www.liu.edu/brooklyn/dance
Degrees: BFA, BS, minor
Audition required
Courses: ballet, ballroom, choreography, dance history, dance science, jazz, modern, tap, world

Loyola Marymount University
Los Angeles, CA
310.338.5233, jscalin@lmu.edu
www.lmu.edu/dance
Degrees: BA, minor
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, dance therapy, hip hop, jazz, modern, musical theater, pedagogy, tap, world

Marygrove College
Detroit, MI
313.927.1307,
jivanov@marygrove.edu
www.marygrove.edu
Degrees: BA, BFA, minor, certificate, concentration
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance therapy, jazz, modern, pedagogy, tap, world

 

University of Maryland
College Park, MD
301.405.3180, dancedept@umail.umd.edu
www.dance.umd.edu
Degrees: BA, MFA
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance therapy, dance technology, jazz, modern, tap

Marymount Manhattan College
New York, NY
212.517.0610, dance@mmm.edu
www.mmm.edu
Degrees: BA, BFA
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, jazz, modern, pedagogy, musical theater, tap

University of Massachusetts Amherst

Amherst, MA
413.545.6064, hutch@dance.umass.edu
www.umass.edu/dance
Degrees: BA, BFA
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, jazz, modern, pedagogy, tap, world

Mercyhurst College
Erie, PA
814.824.2202,
thunter@mercyhurst.edu
dance.mercyhurst.edu
Degrees: BA, concentration, minor
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance therapy, jazz, modern, musical theater, pedagogy, tap

University of Michigan

Ann Arbor, MI
734.764.0593,
smtd.admissions@umich.edu
www.dance.umich.edu
Degrees: BFA, MFA
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance technology, modern, world

Mills College
Oakland, CA
510.430.2175, dance@mills.edu
www.mills.edu
Degrees: BA, MA, MFA, minor
Courses: ballet, ballroom,
choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, dance therapy, hip hop, jazz, modern, pedagogy, tap, world

University of Missouri, Kansas City
Kansas City, MO
816.235.2949, selfdr@umkc.edu
www.umkc.edu/conservatory
Degree: BFA
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, modern

Montclair State University
Upper Montclair, NJ
973.655.7080, katterhenrl@mail.montclair.edu
www.montclair.edu
Degrees: BA, BFA
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, modern, pedagogy

Mount Holyoke College
South Hadley, MA
413.538.2000, tfreedma@mtholyoke.edu
www.mtholyoke.edu
Degrees: BA, minor
Courses: ballet, ballroom,
choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, dance therapy, hip hop, jazz, modern, musical theater, pedagogy, tap, world

Muhlenberg College

Allentown, PA
484.664.3335,
dearborn@muhlenberg.edu
www.muhlenberg.edu
Degrees: BA, minor
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, dance therapy, hip hop, jazz, modern, musical theater, pedagogy, tap, world

University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM
505.277.3660, dance@unm.edu
dance.unm.edu
Degrees: BA, MA, MFA, minor
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, dance therapy, hip hop, jazz, modern, musical theater, pedagogy, tap, world

New World School of the Arts
Miami, FL
305.237.3341, dlewis@mdc.edu
www.mdc.edu/nwsa
Degrees: AA, BFA
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance therapy, jazz, modern, pedagogy, tap, world

New York University—Tisch School of the Arts
New York, NY
212.998.1980
www.nyu.edu/tisch
Degrees: BFA, MFA
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, modern

University of North Carolina at Greensboro
Greensboro, NC
336.334.5570, dance@uncg.edu
www.uncg.edu/dce
Degrees: BA, BFA, MA, MFA, minor
Audition required
Courses: ballet, ballroom,
choreography, dance history, dance technology, dance ther­apy, hip hop, jazz, modern, pedagogy, tap, world

University of North Car­olina School of the Arts
Winston-Salem, NC
336.770.3208, briggb@uncsa.edu
www.uncsa.edu
Degree: BFA
Audition required
Courses: ballet, modern

Northwestern University
Evanston, IL
847.491.3147,
nu-dance@northwestern.edu
www.northwestern.edu
Degrees: BA, BS, minor
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance therapy, jazz, modern, musical theater, pedagogy, tap, world

Oakland University
Rochester, MI
248.370.2030, mtd@oakland.edu
www.oakland.edu/mtd
Degrees: BA, BFA, minor, certificate
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, modern, pedagogy

Ohio University
Athens, OH
740.593.1826, dance@ohiou.edu
www.finearts.ohio.edu/dance/
Degrees: BA, BFA, minor
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, jazz, modern, pedagogy, world

University of Oklahoma
Norman, OK
405.325.4051, dance@ou.edu
www.ou.edu/finearts/dance
Degrees: BFA, MFA, concentration
Audition required
Courses: ballet, ballroom, choreography, dance history, jazz, modern, musical theater, pedagogy, tap

Oklahoma City University
Oklahoma City, OK
405.208.5322, dance@okcu.edu
www.okcu.edu/dance_amgt
Degrees: BPA, BS, MFA
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance technology, jazz, musical theater, pedagogy, tap

Old Dominion University
Norfolk, VA
757.683.4354, mmarloff@odu.edu
www.odu.edu/al/dance
Degrees: BA, minor, certificate
Courses: ballet, ballroom, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance therapy, hip hop, jazz, modern, musical theater, pedagogy, tap

University of Oregon
Eugene, OR
541.346.3386,
mmoser@oregon.uoregon.edu
dance.uoregon.edu/
Degrees: BA, BS, MA, MFA, MS, minor
Courses: ballet, ballroom, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance therapy, hip hop, jazz, modern, pedagogy, tap, world

Palm Beach Atlantic University
West Palm Beach, FL
561.803.2428, kathleen_klein@pba.edu
www.pba.edu
Degrees: BA, minor
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, hip hop, jazz, modern, musical theater, pedagogy, tap

Plymouth State University

Plymouth, NH
603.535.2713, aewhitworth@plymouth.edu
www.plymouth.edu/music/dance
Degrees: BA, minor, certificate, concentration
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, jazz, modern, musical theater, pedagogy, tap, world

Point Park University
Pittsburgh, PA
412.392.3450, jmcgoldrick@pointpark.edu
www.pointpark.edu
Degrees: BA, BFA, minor, concentration
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, jazz, modern, musical theater, pedagogy, tap

Princeton University, Lewis Center for the Arts
Princeton, NJ
609.258.1500, jfonseca@princeton.edu
www.princeton.edu/arts
Degree: certificate
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, jazz, mod­ern, musical theater, world

Purchase College, State University of New York

Purchase, NY
914.251.6800,
dance@purchase.edu
www.purchase.edu/dance
Degrees: BFA, MFA
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, modern

Rhode Island College
Providence, RI
401.456.9791, acardente1@ric.edu
www.ric.edu/mtd/dance/
Degree: BA
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, jazz, modern, musical theater, pedagogy, tap

Roger Williams University
Bristol, RI
401.254.3623, gshore@rwu.edu
www.rwu.edu
Degrees: BA, minor, certificate
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance therapy, dance science, jazz, modern, mus­ical theater, pedagogy, tap, world

Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama
Glasgow, Scotland
44.141.332.4101,
danceadmissions@rsamd.ac.uk
www.rsamd.ac.uk
Degree: BA
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, modern, musical theater

Rutgers University
New Brunswick, NJ
732.932.8497,
afrancis@rci.rutgers.edu
www.rutgers.edu
Degrees: BA, BFA, EdM, minor
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, jazz, modern, pedagogy, world

Sam Houston State University
Huntsville, TX
936.294.1875, dnc_jkp@shsu.edu
www.shsu.edu/dance
Degrees: BFA, MFA
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, jazz, modern, pedagogy

University of San Francisco
San Francisco, CA
415.422.3888, asdowling@usfca.edu
www.usfca.edu/vpa/pa
Degrees: BA, minor, concentration
Courses: ballet, ballroom, choreography, dance history, hip hop, jazz, mod­ern, musical theater, pedagogy, tap, world

San Jose State University
San Jose, CA
408.924.5043,janie.scott@sjsu.edu
www.music.sjsu.edu/dance
Degrees: BA, BFA, minor
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, hip hop, jazz, modern, musical theater, pedagogy, tap, world

Santa Clara University
Santa Clara, CA
408.554.4599, bmurray@scu.edu
www.scu.edu/theatre
Degrees: BA, minor
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, dance therapy, jazz, modern, musical theater, pedagogy, tap, world

Sarah Lawrence College
Bronxville, NY
914.337.0700, slcadmit@slc.edu
www.sarahlawrence.edu
Degrees: BA, MFA
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, modern, pedagogy, tap, world

Scripps College
Claremont, CA
909.607.2934,
dance@scrippscollege.edu
www.scrippscollege.edu
Degrees: BA, minor, concentration
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance therapy, jazz, modern, world

Shenandoah University
Winchester, VA
800.432.2266, admit@su.edu
www.su.edu
Degrees: BA, BFA, minor, certificate
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, jazz, modern, musical theater, pedagogy, tap

Slippery Rock University
Slippery Rock, PA
724.738.2036, nora.ambrosio@sru.edu
www.sru.edu
Degrees: BA, minor
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, hip hop, jazz, modern, pedagogy, tap, world

Smith College
Northampton, MA
413.585.3232, prist@smith.edu
www.smith.edu/dance
Degrees: BA, MFA
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, hip hop, jazz, modern, tap, world

University of South Florida
Tampa, FL
813.974.1739, mmorris3@usf.edu
theatreanddance.arts.usf.edu
Degrees: BA, BFA, minor
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, modern, pedagogy, world

Southern Methodist University
Dallas, TX
214.768.2718,smudance@smu.edu
www.meadows.smu.edu
Degrees: BFA, MFA
Audition required
Courses: ballet, jazz, modern

The University of Southern Mississippi
Hattiesburg, MS
601.266.4161,
stacy.reischman@usm.edu
www.usm.edu
Degrees: BFA, minor
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance therapy, modern, pedagogy

St. Mary’s University of Minnesota
Winona, MN
800.635.5987,
tschmidt@smumn.edu
www.smumn.edu/danceminor
Degrees: BA, minor
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, hip hop, jazz, modern, musical theater, pedagogy, tap

St. Olaf College
Northfield, MN
507.786.3248, jroberts@stolaf.edu
www.stolaf.edu/depts/dance
Degree: BA
Courses: ballet, ballroom, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, modern, pedagogy, tap, world

 

State Univerity of New York at Fredonia
Fredonia, NY
716.673.3596, dance@fredonia.edu
www.fredonia.edu
Degree: BFA, minor
Audition required
Courses: ballet, ballroom, choreography, dance history, dance science, jazz, mod­ern, mus­ical theater, pedagogy, tap

Stephens College
Columbia, MO
800.876.7207, apply@stephens.edu
www.stephens.edu
Degrees: BFA, minor
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, jazz, modern, musical theater, pedagogy, tap, world

University of Texas at Austin
Austin, TX
512.471.5793, inquiry@curly.cc.utexas.edu
www.finearts.utexas.edu/tad
Degrees: BA, BFA, MFA
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, modern

Texas A&M University
College Station, TX
979.845.5025, cbergeron@hlkn.tamu.edu
tamudance.tamu.edu
Degrees: BS, minor, concentration
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science,
modern, pedagogy

Texas Christian University
Fort Worth, TX
817.257.7615, dance@tcu.edu
www.dance.tcu.edu
Degrees: BFA, MFA, certificate
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, modern, pedagogy

Texas Woman’s University
Denton, TX
940.898.2085, dance@twu.edu
www.twu.edu/dance
Degrees: BA, MA, MFA, PhD
Audition required
Courses: ballet, ballroom, choreography, dance history, dance science, jazz, modern, pedagogy, tap, world

Trinity College
Hartford, CT
860.297.5122, pkennedy@trincoll.edu
www.trincoll.edu
Degree: BA
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, hip hop, jazz, modern, world

Tulane University
New Orleans, LA
504.314.7761, dance@tulane.edu
www.tulane.edu/~theatre
Degrees: BA, BFA, minor
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance therapy, jazz, modern, tap, world

University of Utah
Salt Lake City, UT
801.581.8231, info@ballet.utah.edu
www.ballet.utah.edu
Degrees: BFA, MFA
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, dance therapy, jazz, pedagogy, tap, world

Valdosta State University
Valdosta, GA
229.333.5820, caschaef@valdosta.edu
www.valdosta.edu
Degrees: BFA, minor, concentration
Audition required
Courses: ballet, ballroom, choreography, dance history, dance science, jazz, modern, musical theater, pedagogy, tap

Virginia Commonwealth University

Richmond, VA
804.828.1711, dance@vcu.edu
www.vcu.edu/arts/dance/dept
Degrees: BFA, minor
Audition required
Courses: ballet, ballroom, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, hip hop, jazz, modern, pedagogy, tap, world

Washington University in St. Louis
St. Louis, MO
314.935.5858, pad@artsci.wustl.edu
PADarts.wustl.edu
Degrees: BA, minor, certificate
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance therapy, hip hop, jazz, modern, musical theater, pedagogy, tap, world

 

Wayne State University
Detroit, MI
313.577.4273, dance@wayne.edu
www.dance.wayne.edu
Degrees: BFA, BS, certificate
Audition required
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, hip hop, jazz, modern, pedagogy, world

Wesleyan University
Middletown, CT
860.685.3488, molerud@wesleyan.edu
www.wesleyan.edu/dance
Degree: BA
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, jazz, modern, pedagogy, tap, world

Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo, MI
269.387.5830, dance_info@wmich.edu
www.wmich.edu/dance
Degrees: BA, BFA, minor
Audition required
Courses: ballet, ballroom, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, dance therapy, hip hop, jazz, modern, musical theater, pedagogy, tap, world

Western Oregon University
Monmouth, OR
503.838.8243, obersts@wou.edu
www.wou.edu
Degrees: BA, BS, minor, concentration
Courses: ballet, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, dance therapy, hip hop, jazz, modern, musical
theater, pedagogy, tap, world

Wichita State University
Wichita, KS
316.978.3530,nick.johnson@wichita.edu
www.wichita.edu
Degree: BFA
Courses: ballet, ballroom,
choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, hip
hop, jazz, modern, musical theater,
pedagogy, tap

University of Wisconsin, Madison

Madison, WI
608.262.1691,
uwdance@education.wisc.edu
www.dance.wisc.edu
Degrees: BFA, BS, certificate, concentration
Audition required
Courses: ballet, ballroom, choreography, dance history, dance science, dance technology, dance therapy, jazz, modern, world

University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee

Milwaukee, WI
414.229.2571, danceinfo@uwm.edu
www.arts.uwm.edu/dance
Degrees: BA, BFA, MFA, minor, certificate, concentration
Audition required
Courses: ballet, ballroom, choreography, dance history, dance technology, hip hop, jazz, modern, musical theater, pedagogy, tap, world