» BFA in Dance Performance

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 advanced skills in technique and performance supported by balanced training in ballet, modern and jazz.
  • Students will demonstrate the ability to apply advanced principles of choreography to their creative process.
  • Students will demonstrate through writing a fundamental knowledge of dance theory, history, science and pedagogy.
  • Students will demonstrate collaboration and professionalism in academics and production.