Dance Undergraduate Program (BS)

Dance students in performance

Flexibility combined with rigorous training

The Bachelor of Science in Dance is designed to allow you to combine dance studies with other degree options (a minor or a second major) while maintaining a rigorous training program in technique, choreography, history, pedagogy, dance science and other dance related topics.

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Career options

In addition to performing, alumni have pursued careers as physical therapists, costume and clothing designers, and stage managers.

Admission process

The Bachelor of Science (BS) in Dance does not require an audition, but the faculty place each student at the appropriate level of technique. Students must take a placement class (or the BFA audition class) before enrolling in any technique classes. Students must also upload an essay, headshot and résumé through Acceptd.

Other dates and locations

You can also talk to us at these events. (You must apply with the sponsoring organization.)

November 9:
Dance auditions at Big Muddy (St. Louis)

February 26 - March 1:
National High School Dance Festival (Pittsburgh, PA)