Jun 19, 2024  
Butler University Bulletin 2023-2024 
  
Butler University Bulletin 2023-2024

Dance–Performance, BFA


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Requirements for the Major


Applicants are admitted to the program on the basis of academic acceptance by the University and an audition in ballet.

All majors in dance (BA, BFA, and BS) require the completion of 128 credit hours. Coursework is comprised of studio practice, performance, choreography, theory, history, pedagogy, related courses in the arts, and the Core Curriculum of the University. For detailed degree requirements, see www.butler.edu/jordanarts/undergraduate-programs/dance/majors/.

Required Dance Courses (74 Credits)


Advanced Technique


Chose one of the following (2 credits):


Choose one of the following (2 credits):


Related Areas Requirements (9 credits)


Butler Core Curriculum (26 credits)


See the Core Curriculum  for more information

  •  First -YearSeminar - FYS 101, FYS 102  (6 Credits)
  • Global and Historical Studies - GHS ___, GHS ___  (6 Credits)
  • Areas of Inquiry - Text and Ideas, The Social World, The Natural World, Analytical Reasoning (14 credits)

Electives (19 credits)


  • Dance electives (12 credits)
  • Free electives (7 credits)

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