Dance Degrees Offered

GVSU Dance Student

Dance student

Dance Student

B.A., Bachelor of Arts Degree

This degree provides students extensive training to develop and refine techniques in various idioms of dance. Students develop their abilities through a wide range of courses combining practical and theoretical skills that emphasize critical thought and growth as an artist. The department encourages collaboration across disciplines and provides opportunities to explore innovative areas in dance history, theory, dance and technology, choreography, pedagogy, anatomy and physiology, and production. We highlight performance opportunities in the work of world-renowned guest artists, maintain currency in the dance community at large, and graduate informed members of the dance community. Class sizes are small and offer each student individual attention from dance faculty.

Find out about the courses required for this degree:

Course Catalog
B.A. in Dance

For those students interested in continuing their dance training on a less intense course, we offer the Dance Minor.

Find out about the requirements for the Dance Minor:

Course Catalog
Dance Minor

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