The BFA in Dance Performance is designed for students committed to pursuing careers as professional performers and/or choreographers. The BFA requires more concentrated study with the completion of 77 credits. More information about the BFA in Dance is available in the Chapman University catalog. Entrance to all programs in dance is by audition only.
Program Learning Outcomes for the BFA in Dance Performance:
- Students will demonstrate competency in technique and performance of ballet, modern and jazz dance.
- Students will demonstrate proficiency in choreographic principles and concepts to enable them to pursue a career as a professional choreographer.
- Students will demonstrate through writing a substantial knowledge of dance theory, history, culture, science and pedagogy to enhance their professional careers and graduate studies.
- Students will demonstrate collaboration and professionalism in academics and production.