What will I learn?

Our purpose is to foster academic and artistic excellence in a nurturing and challenging educational environment. Within a liberal arts and science tradition, the dance experience at SUU engages students in a rich diversity of experiences aimed to cultivate their aesthetic, creative, and scholarly potential. Central to our purposed is superior teaching and personalized mentorship that empowers and transforms the learner to be a dynamic individual.

Intended Outcomes/Objectives for Bachelor of Arts & Bachelor of Science Degrees in Dance

A successful student will:

Have a working knowledge of how principles of composition are used as tools for choreography.
Understand basic production processes (i.e. performing, dancing, choreographing, and technical production).
Have a working knowledge of the historical development of dance as an art form.
Examine perspectives of critical analysis of the artistic process and aesthetics.
Have a working knowledge of human movement and anatomy.
Demonstrate advanced proficiency in modern dance or ballet and an intermediate level in modern dance or ballet.

Which department am I in?

College of Performing and Visual Arts

Study options

Full Time (120-126 credits)

Tuition fees
US$20,822.00 per year
Start date

Expected January, August 2022


College of Performing and Visual Arts

351 W University Blvd,



84720, United States

Entry requirements

For international students

Record of courses taken and grades received from each high school, Foreign transcripts will be converted to a U.S. 4.0 grade point average (GPA) scale and must meet a 2.0 minimum GPA requirement.



iTEP Academic 4.2

*There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.