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Why study dance at Missouri State?

  • You will gain a strong foundation in all aspects of dance by integrating the academic with the practical, ensuring the best training and education available.
  • Artistic and educational experiences help graduates flourish in a field that offers a wide range of career possibilities.
  • In addition to training in dance technique, you will learn about the many areas related to dance, including business, studies in dance history and theory, and teaching methods.

Choose the degree program that meets your goals

BS in Dance

Rigorous, flexible curriculum allows you to combine dance with a minor or second major

BFA - Dance Option

Comprehensive, professional training in ballet, jazz, tap and modern dance

Dance Minor

A program that combines your love of dance with a broad range of majors