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Dance - Dance Education

Arizona State University

48 months
Duration
31200 USD/year
28800 USD/year
10710 USD/year
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About

Studying dance at ASU is an opportunity to deepen and expand your knowledge of dance and dance teaching. This Dance - Dance Education BFA program from Arizona State University encourages development of the multiple skills you need for success as a dance educator.

Overview

The Dance - Dance Education BFA program from Arizona State University prepares students for certification to teach dance in K-12 schools in the state of Arizona. Students in this program are required to complete additional state certification requirements.

The School of Film, Dance and Theatre provides a dynamic and culturally diverse learning environment in which students develop as creative artists, scholars and educators. Studies in dance cultures, music, digital media, dance history, philosophy and criticism, movement science, somatics, and stage and screen production enhance the rich educational setting. Creativity and research, the core program values, are embedded in a broad range of academic experiences emphasizing movement and creative practices, artistic process, leadership and pedagogy.

Career Opportunities

The concentration in dance education lays the foundation for a career in teaching in public and private settings. Students earn an Arizona teaching certification while pursuing the dance education degree, and they can expect to find employment in one of many thriving middle school and high school dance programs throughout the state or in more informal community settings.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Movement Practices 
  • Creative Practices 
  • Composition
  • Dance, Culture, and Global Contexts
  • Social-Behavioral Sciences 
  • Cultural Diversity in the U.S.
  • Global Awareness

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • English: four years (composition/literature based).
  • Math: four years (algebra I, geometry, algebra II and one course requiring algebra II as a prerequisite).
  • Laboratory science: three years total (one year each from any of the following areas are accepted: biology, chemistry, earth science, integrated sciences, and physics).
  • Social science: two years (including one year American history).
  • Foreign language: two years (same language).
  • Fine arts: one year.
  • First-year students must have a 3.00 grade point average (GPA) (a "B" or better where "A"=4.00) from a secondary school.
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).
  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31200 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    28800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28800 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    10710 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10710 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Tempe Junction

900 - 1350 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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