Here at Montclair State University, we offer three undergraduate degrees in dance.
Here at Montclair State University, we offer three undergraduate degrees in dance. The Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) program combines a conservatory-based approach to training with a liberal arts curriculum to prepare students for careers as professional dancers. Our intensive course of study is based on anatomically sound,technique to train dancers in modern dance, ballet, jazz, and African dance. We offer ample opportunities to choreograph and perform works with our outstanding full-time faculty and guest artists from NJ, NYC and beyond. The Bachelor of Arts (BA) program in Dance trains students as both artists and educators, recognizing that first-hand experience is essential preparation for effective teachers. As teachers, our graduates share their passion for dance with young children, teenagers, and adults in a variety of educational settings. The BA degree offers two concentrations that prepare students to teach in a variety of settings from studios to public schools.