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.
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.
Dance technique courses (including Dance 243R and 244R) require a grade of at least B- for advancement 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 1 course
Complete the following prerequisite course:
requirement 2 Complete 11 courses
DANCE 460 - (Not currently offered)
DANCE 461 - (Not currently offered)
requirement 3 Complete 2 courses
Note: Qualified students may substitute higher-level technique courses for required lower-level technique courses with permission from the Dance Department.
requirement 4 Complete 4 courses
Complete 2 semesters in each of the following intermediate technique courses:
requirement 5 Complete 10.0 hours from the following course(s)
requirement 6 Complete 2 courses
Complete one course of technique (1 credit) and one course of comp/improv (2 credits):
requirement 7 Complete 4 courses
Creative processes courses:
requirement 8 Complete 1 course
Complete one additional registration of one of the following courses:
requirement 9 Complete 6.0 hours from the following course(s)
requirement 10 Complete 2 courses
Note: Each time Dance 229 is taken, it must be taken for 0.5 credit hours.
requirement 11 Complete 1 course
DANCE 494R - (Not currently offered)
requirement 12 Complete 1 course
requirement 13 Complete 3.0 hours from the following course(s)
DANCE 399R - (Not currently offered)
requirement 14 Complete 1 course