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The following is a list of both undergraduate and graduate dance universities organized alphabetically.

Each of the entries contains the following information, if applicable: name of teacher or school, address, phone and fax numbers and email address and/or website.

Undergraduate

ALABAMA

Auburn University
Department of Theatre, 211 Telfair B. Peet Theatre, Auburn, AL, 36849-5422; Scott Phillips, chair; theatre@auburn.edu; www.auburn.edu/theatre; 334-844-4748; Offers a minor in dance

The University of Alabama
Department of Theatre and Dance, Box 870239, 115 Rowand-Johnson Hall, Tuscaloosa, AL, 35487-0239; William Teague, chair; theatre.dance@ua.edu; theatre.ua.edu; 205-348-5283; B.A. in dance

ALASKA

University of Alaska, Anchorage
Department of Theatre and Dance, 3211 Providence Drive, Anchorage, AK, 99508; Anna Owens, student info/front desk; Tom T. Skore, dept. chair; Jill Crosby, dance program coordinator; theatre@uaa.alaska.edu; theatre.uaa.alaska.edu; 907-786-1792; B.A. in theater with a dance emphasis

ARIZONA

Arizona State University
School of Dance, 107A Physical Education Building East, PO Box 870304, Tempe, AZ, 85287-0304; Simon Dove, director; dance@asu.edu; dance.asu.edu; 480-965-5029; BFA in dance

University of Arizona
School of Dance, PO Box 210093, 1713 E. University Blvd., Ina Gittings Bldg., Rm 121, Tuscon, AZ, 85721-0003; Jory Hancock, interim dean and director; dance@email.arizona.edu; www.cfa.arizona.edu/dance; 520-621-4698; BFA in dance and minor in dance

ARKANSAS

University of Arkansas at Little Rock
Theatre Arts and Dance Department, 2801 S. University Ave., Little Rock, AR, 72204; Jay E. Raphael, chair; jeraphael@ualr.edu; www.ualr.edu; 501-569-3291; BFA in dance

CALIFORNIA

AMDA College and Conservatory of Performing Arts
6305 Yucca St., Los Angeles, CA, 90028; info@amda.edu; www.amda.edu; 800-367-7908; BFA in dance theater

California Institute of the Arts
School of Theater; Sharon Disney Lund School of Dance, 24700 McBean Pkwy., Valencia, CA, 91355-2397; Stephan Koplowitz, dean, zwigfall@calarts.edu; www.calarts.edu; 661-253-7853; 800-545-2787(ARTS); BFA in dance

California State University, Dominguez Hills
Department of Theater Arts and Dance, 1000 E. Victoria St., Carson, CA, 90747; Bill DeLuca, chair; bdeluca@csudh.edu; www.csudh.edu/theatre; 310-243-3588; B.A. in theater arts with an option in dance

California State University, Fresno
Department of Theatre Arts, 5201 N. Maple Ave., M/S SA46, Fresno, CA, 93740-8027; Melissa Gibson, mgibson@csufresno.edu; www.csufresno.edu/theatrearts; 559-278-3987; Offers an option in dance

California State University, Fullerton
Department of Theatre and Dance, 800 N. State College Blvd., PO Box 6850, Fullerton, CA, 92834-6850; Bruce Goodrich, chair; ddombrow@fullerton.edu; www.fullerton.edu/arts; 657-278-3628; B.A. in dance

California State University, Los Angeles
Department of Theatre Arts and Dance, 5151 State University Dr., Los Angeles, CA, 90032; James Hatfield, dept. chair; tad@calstatela.edu; www.calstatela.edu/dept/theatre_dance/; 323-343-4110; B.A. in theater arts with an option in dance

California State University, Sacramento
Department of Theatre and Dance, 6000 J St., Shasta Hall, Sacramento, CA, 96819-6069; Linda S. Goodrich, chair; theatre.dance@csus.edu; achebe@csus.edu; www.csus.edu/dram; 916-278-6368; B.A. in dance

California State University, San Bernardino
Department of Theater Arts, Performing Arts Building, Rm. 111, 5500 University Parkway, San Bernardino, CA, 92407-2397; Kathryn Ervin, dept. chair; moreinfo@csusb.edu; theatre.csusb.edu; 909-537-5876; Offers dance emphasis

Citrus College
1000 W. Foothill Blvd., Glendora, CA 91741; Charlie Brown, program director; cbrown@citruscollege.edu; www.citrusarts.org; 626-914-8840; A.A. in dance

Humboldt State University
Department of Theatre, Film & Dance, 1 Harpst St., Arcata, CA, 95521; Margaret Kelso, dept. chair; theatre@humboldt.edu; www.humboldt.edu/theatrefilmanddance; 707-826-3566; B.A. in dance studies (interdisciplinary) and dance with film emphasis

Loyola Marymount University
Department of Theatre Arts, One LMU Dr., Foley 308, Los Angeles, CA, 90045-8210; rcabebe@lmu.edu; www.lmu.edu; 310-338-5233; B.A. and minor in dance

Pomona College
Department of Theatre and Dance, 300 E. Bonita Ave., Claremont, CA, 91711; Arthur Horowitz, dept. chair; mtr04747@pomona.edu; theatre.pomona.edu; 909-621-8186; B.A. in dance

San Jose State University
School of Music and Dance, 1 Washington Square, San Jose, CA, 95192-0095; dance@sjsu.edu; www.music.sjsu.edu/dance; 408-924-5041; B.A. in dance; BFA in dance; minor in dance

Santa Clara University
Department of Theatre and Dance, 500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA, 95053-0340; Barbara Murray, chair; bmurray@scu.edu; www.scu.edu/cas/theatre; 408-554-4989; B.A. in theater arts with an emphasis in dance

Sonoma State University
Department of Theater Arts & Dance, 1801 E. Cotati Ave., Rohnert Park, CA, 94928; Shelley Martin, performing arts program specialist, shelley.martin@sonoma.edu; www.sonoma.edu/performingarts/theatre/index.shtml; 707-664-2474; Offers concentration in dance

Stanford University
Department of Drama, Dance Division, Memorial Auditorium, Rm. 144, 551 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA, 94305-5010; Chris Hartung, hartung@stanford.edu; www.stanford.edu/dept/drama; 650-723-2576; Minor in dance

University of California, Berkeley
Department of Theater, Dance, and Performance Studies, 101 Dwinelle Annex, Berkeley, CA, 94720-2560; Michael Mansfield, undergraduate adviser, tdps@berkeley.edu; tdps.berkeley.edu; 510-642-1677; B.A. in dance and performance studies

University of California, Los Angeles
Department of World Arts and Cultures, Glorya Kaufman Hall, 120 Westwood Plaza, Ste. 150, Box 951608, Los Angeles, CA, 90095-1608; wacinfo@arts.ucla.edu; www.ucla.edu; 310-825-3951 or 310-206-1342; B.A. in world arts and cultures (concentration in dance)

University of California, Riverside
Department of Dance, 900 University Ave., Riverside, CA, 92521; Linda J. Tomko, chair; danceadvising@ucr.edu; dance.ucr.edu; 951-827-3944; B.A. in dance

University of California, San Diego
Department of Theater and Dance, 9500 Gilman Drive MC0344, La Jolla, CA, 92093-0344; Kyle Donnelly, head of acting; Jim Carmody, Ph.D, dance dept. chair; lajimenez@ucsd.edu; www.theatre.ucsd.edu; 858-534-3791; B.A. in dance

University of California, Santa Barbara
Department of Theater and Dance, 552 University Road, Santa Barbara, CA, 93106-7060; Simon Williams, chair; theaterdance-ugradadv@theaterdance.ucsb.edu; www.theaterdance.ucsb.edu; 805-893-3241; B.A. or BFA in dance

COLORADO

University of Colorado
Department of Theatre and Dance, 261 UCB, Boulder, CO, 80309-0261; Kyle Neidt, academic advisor; Michelle Ellsworth, director; michelle.ellsworth@colorado.edu; www.colorado.edu/theatredance; 303-492-7355; B.A. or BFA in dance

University of Northern Colorado
School of Theatre and Dance, Frasier Hall 107, Campus Box 49, Greeley, CO, 80639; David Grapes, director; di.smice@unco.edu; www.arts.unco.edu; 970-351-2930; Offers a minor in dance

CONNECTICUT

Central Connecticut State University
Department of Theatre, 1615 Stanley St., Maloney Hall, New Britain, CT, 06050; Tom Callery Jr., chair; callery@ccsu.edu; www.theatre.ccsu.edu; 860-832-3150; B.A. in dance

Connecticut College
Department of Theater, Palmer Auditorium, 270 Mohegan Avenue, New London, CT, 06320; David B. Jaffe, admission@conncoll.edu; www.conncoll.edu; 860-439-2605; B.A. in dance

Nutmeg Conservatory for the Arts
Nutmeg Ballet, 58 Main St., Torrington, CT, 06790; info@nutmegconservatory.org; www.nutmegconservatory.org; 860-482-4413; Conservatory

Trinity College
Department of Theater and Dance, 300 Summit St., Hartford, CT, 06106-3100; Patricia A. Kennedy, administrative assistant, pkennedy@trincoll.edu; www.trincoll.edu; 860-297-5122; B.A. in theater and dance

University of Hartford
Hartt School, 200 Bloomfield Ave., West Hartford, CT, 06117; lesko@hartford.edu; www.hartford.edu/hartt; 860-768-2478; BFA in dance performance or ballet pedagogy

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

American University
Department of Performing Arts, 4400 Massachusetts Ave. N.W., Washington, DC, 20016-8053; Fernando Benadon, chair; dpa@american.edu; www.american.edu/cas/performing-arts/theatre.cfm; 202-885-3414; Offers a minor in dance

George Washington University
Department of Theatre & Dance, 800 21st St. N.W., Ste. 227, Washington, DC, 20052; Dana Tai Soon Burgess, dept. chair; onstage@gwu.edu; theatredance.gwu.edu; 202-994-8072; B.A. in dance

Howard University
Department of Theatre Arts, 2455 Sixth St. N.W., Washington, DC, 20059; Joe Selmon, interim chair; jselmon@howard.edu; www.coas.howard.edu/theatrearts/; 202-806-7050; BFA in dance arts

FLORIDA

Florida School of the Arts
St. Johns River Community College, 5001 St. Johns Ave., Palatka, FL, 32177; Patti Cason, assistant to the dean, floarts@sjrcc.edu; www.floarts.org; 386-312-4300; A.A. in dance

Florida State University
Department of Dance, 201 Montgomery Gym, Tallahassee, FL, 32306-2120; dance-info@fsu.edu; dance.fsu.edu; 850-644-1023; BFA in dance

New World School of the Arts
Dance Division, 300 N.E. Second Ave., Miami, FL, 33132; dlewis@mdc.edu; www.mdc.edu; 305-237-3582; A.A. in dance

Palm Beach Atlantic University
School of Music and Fine Arts & Theatre Department, PO Box 24708, West Palm Beach, FL, 33416; Mr. JosuÄ LÄon, admissions counselor, josue_leon@pba.edu; www.pba.edu; 561-803-2104; B.A. in dance

Rollins College
Department of Theatre and Dance, 1000 Holt Ave., Box 2735, Winter Park, FL, 32789; David A. Charles, Ph.D,  dept. chair; dcharles@rollins.edu; www.rollins.edu/theatre; 407-646-2501; Offers a minor in dance

University of Central Florida
Theatre UCF, PO Box 162372, Orlando, FL, 32816; theatre@ucf.edu; earl.weaver@ucf.edu; www.theatre.ucf.edu; 407-823-2862; Offers a minor in dance

University of Florida
School of Theatre and Dance, PO Box 115900, Gainesville, FL, 32611; sotd@arts.ufl.edu; www.arts.ufl.edu/theatreanddance; 352-273-0500 or 352-273-0501; BFA in dance performance

University of South Florida
School of Theatre and Dance, 4202 E. Fowler Ave., TAR 230, Tampa, FL, 33620-7450; Merry Lynn Morris, theater and dance academic advisor, mmorris3@usf.edu; www.arts.usf.edu; 813-974-3867; B.A. in dance studies, BFA in dance performance

GEORGIA

Agnes Scott College
Department of Theater and Dance, 141 East College Ave., Decatur, GA, 30030-3797; Dudley Sanders, chair; dsanders@agnesscott.edu; www.agnesscott.edu; 404-471-6251; B.A. in dance

Atlanta Ballet Centre for Dance Education
1695 Marietta Blvd. N.W., Atlanta, GA, 30318; John McFall, artistic director; brothermel@atlantaballet.com; jmcfall@atlantaballet.com; www.atlantaballet.com; 404-873-5811, ext. 310; Conservatory

Berry College
Department of Fine Arts, Theatre Program, 2277 Martha Berry Hwy., NW, Mount Berry, GA, 30149-0309; Dr. John Countryman, jcountryman@berry.edu; www.berry.edu; 706-236-2258; Offers a minor in dance

Brenau University
School of Performing Arts, 500 Washington St. S.E., Gainesville, GA, 30501; Vincas Greene, chair; vgreene@brenau.edu; www.brenau.edu; 770-534-6245; BFA in dance or dance education, B.A. in dance studies

Emory University
Department of Theater and Dance, Rich Memorial Building 230, 1602 Fishburne Dr., Atlanta, GA, 30322; Leslie Taylor, chair; jward03@emory.edu, dance@emory.edu; www.theater.emory.edu; www.dance.emory.edu; 404-727-6751; B.A. in dance and movement studies

Kennesaw State University
Department of Theatre & Performance Studies & Dance, Wilson Building 31, Rm. 249, 1000 Chastain Rd., #3103, Kennesaw, GA, 30144-5591; Dr. John S. Gentile, chair; jgentile@kennesaw.edu; www.kennesaw.edu/theatre; 770-499-3123; B.A. in dance

Valdosta State University
Department of Communication Arts, College of the Arts, 1500 N. Patterson St., Valdosta, GA, 31698; Jacque Wheeler, jwheeler@valdosta.edu; www.valdosta.edu; 229-333-5820; BFA in dance

HAWAII

University of Hawaii at Manoa
Kennedy Theatre, Department of Theater and Dance, 1770 East-West Rd., Honolulu, HI, 96822; Paul Mitri, chair; theatre@hawaii.edu; mitri@hawaii.edu; www.hawaii.edu/theatre; 808-956-7677; B.A. or BFA in dance

IDAHO

Ballet Idaho Academy
501 S. 8th St., Boise, ID, 83702; Lacey VanderBoegh, academy administrator, info@balletidaho.org; www.balletidaho.org; 208-343-0556, ext. 22; Conservatory

Boise State University
Department of Theatre Arts, 1910 University Dr., Boise, ID, 83725-1565; Carrie Applegate, administrative assistant/advising coordinator; Marla Hansen, head of dance, mhansen@boisestate.edu; theatre.boisestate.edu; 208-426-3568; B.A in theatre with dance emphasis

University of Idaho
Center for Dance, HPERD, PO Box 442401, Moscow, ID, 83844-2401; halloran@uidaho.edu; www.dance.uidaho.edu; 208-885-2184; B.A. in dance

ILLINOIS


Columbia College Chicago
Theater Department, 72 E. 11th St., Rm. 300, Chicago, IL, 60605; John Green, dept. chair; theatre@colum.edu; www.colum.edu; 312-369-6101; B.A. or BFA in dance

Elmhurst College
190 Prospect Ave., Elmhurst, IL, 60126; Alan W. Weiger, chair of department of communication arts and sciences; Janice Pohl, director of theatre; alanw@elmhurst.edu; janicep@elmhurst.edu; www.elmhurst.edu; 630-617-3006 (chair); 630-617-3008 (director of theatre); Offers a minor in dance

Illinois State University
College of Fine Arts, School of Theater and Dance, Campus Box 5700, Normal, IL, 61790-5700; Sara Semonis, head of dance program, ssemoni@ilstu.edu; illinoisstate.edu; 309-438-8783; 309-438-8021 (dance); B.A. or B.S. in dance performance or dance education

Loyola University Chicago
Department of Fine and Performing Arts, Mundelein Center, Ste. 1200, 1020 W. Sheridan Rd., Chicago, IL, 60660; Mark E. Lococo, director of theatre, theatre-info@luc.edu; www.luc.edu/theatre; 773-508-3830 or 773-508-7511; B.A. in dance

Millikin University
Department of Theatre and Dance, 1184 W. Main St., Decatur, IL, 62522; Laura Ledford, Chair; mspencer@millikin.edu; www.millikin.edu; 217-424-6282; Offers a minor in dance

Northern Illinois University
School of Theatre and Dance, Stevens Building, DeKalb, IL, 60115-2854; Alexander Gelman, director; agelman@niu.edu; www.niu.edu/theatre; 815-753-1334 or 815-753-8253; BFA in dance performance

Northwestern University
Dance Program, Marjorie Ward Marshall Dance Center, 10 Arts Circle Dr., Evanston, IL, 60208; nu-dance@northwestern.edu; www.northwestern.edu; 847-491-3147; B.A. in dance

Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville
Department of Theater and Dance, Box 1777, Dunham Hall, Rm. 1031, Edwardsville, IL, 62026-1777; J. Calvin Jarrell, head of dance area; cjarrel@siue.edu; www.siue.edu/artsandsciences/theater; 618-650-2773 or 618-650-2788; B.A. or B.S. in dance

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Department of Dance, 907 1/2 W. Nevada St., Urbana, IL, 61801; Jan Erkert, head, dance@illinois.edu; www.dance.illinois.edu; 217-333-1010; BFA in dance

Western Illinois University
Department of Theatre and Dance, Browne Hall 101, 1 University Circle, Macomb, IL, 61455; David E. Patrick, chair; ca-winters-march@wiu.edu; www.wiu.edu/theatre; 309-298-1543; Offers comprehensive dance minor

INDIANA

Ball State University
Department of Theatre and Dance, 2000 W. University Ave., AC 306, Muncie, IN, 47306-0415; Bill Jenkins, chair; Andrea Sadler, recruitment coordinator; amsadler@bsu.edu; wjenkins@bsu.edu; www.bsu.edu/theatre; 765-285-8740; BFA in dance

Butler University
Jordan College of Fine Arts, Department of Dance, Lilly Hall, Rm. 50, 4600 Sunset Ave., Indianapolis, IN, 46208; Larry Attaway, dept. chair dance, jggonzal@butler.edu; www.butler.edu/dance; 800-368-6852, ext. 9346; B.A., B.S., or BFA in dance

Purdue University
Department of Theater, Patti and Rusty Rueff School of Visual and Performing Arts, PAO Hall, 552 W. Wood St., West Lafayette, IN, 47907-2002; Joel Ebarb, chair; theatre@purdue.edu; www.purdue.edu/theatre; 765-494-3074; Offers a minor in modern dance

Vincennes University
Theatre/Speech/Dance & Music Department, Red Skelton Performing Arts Center, RSPAC-04/Room 105, Vincennes, IN, 47591; JoEllen Horne, performing arts secretary, jhorne@vinu.edu; www.vinu.edu; 812-888-5110; Certificate in dance

KANSAS

Kansas State University
Department of Communication Studies, Theatre and Dance, 129 Nichols Hall, Manhattan, KS, 66506-2304; John Uthoff, director of theatre, jsutd@ksu.edu; www.k-state.edu/theatre; 785-532-6864; B.A. or B.S. in theatre (with concentration in dance)

University of Kansas
Department of Dance, 1301 Sunnyside Ave., Rm. 251 Robinson, Lawrence, KS, 66045-3102; Michelle Heffner Hayes, chair; kudance@ku.edu; dance.ku.edu; 785-864-4264; B.A. or BFA in dance

Wichita State University
School of Performing Arts, 1845 N. Fairmount St., Box 153, Wichita, KS, 67260-0153; Linda Starkey, chair; Nick Johnson, program director of dance, performingarts@wichita.edu; finearts.wichita.edu/performing/index.asp; 316-978-3368; BFA in dance

KENTUCKY

Northern Kentucky University
Department of Theatre and Dance, FA-205, Nunn Dr., Highland Heights, KY, 41099-1007; Ken Jones, chair; jonesk@nku.edu; www.nku.edu/~theatre/; 859-572-6362; BFA in dance

Western Kentucky University
Department of Theatre and Dance, Gordon Wilson Hall, 1906 College Heights Blvd., #71086, Bowling Green, KY, 42101-1086; Dr. David Young, dept. head, david.young@wku.edu; www.wku.edu/theatre-and-dance/index.php; 270-745-5845; B.A. in dance

LOUISIANA

Louisiana State University
Department of Theatre, 105 M & DA Building, Baton Rouge, LA, 70803; Kristin Sosnowsky, interim chair; theatre@lsu.edu; www.lsu.edu; 225-578-4174; Offers a minor in dance

Loyola University New Orleans
Department of Theatre Arts and Dance, 312 Marquette Hall, New Orleans, LA, 70118; Cheryl Conway, office manager, drama@loyno.edu; dance@loyno.edu; www.loyno.edu; 504-865-3840; Offers a minor in ballet

Northwestern State University of Louisiana
School of Creative and Performing Arts, 150 Central Ave., Natchitoches, LA, 71497; Scott Burrell, coordinator of theater and dance, nfburrellc@nsula.edu; theatre.nsula.edu; 318-357-6891 or 318-357-4483; B.S. in theatre (with concentration in dance)

Tulane University
Department of Theatre and Dance, 215 McWilliams Hall, New Orleans, LA, 70118; Marty Sachs, chair; msachs@tulane.edu; www.tulane.edu; 504-314-7760; B.A. or BFA in dance

University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Department of Performing Arts, McLaurin Hall, Rm. 109, PO Box 43690, Lafayette, LA, 70504-3690; Jennifer Potter, administrative assistant, performingarts@louisiana.edu; www.pfar.louisiana.edu; 337-482-6357; BFA in performing arts (with concentration in dance)

MAINE

Bowdoin College
Department of Theater and Dance, 9100 College Station, Brunswick, ME, 04011-8491; Noma Petroff, dept. coordinator; theater-dance@bowdoin.edu; academic.bowdoin.edu/theaterdance; 207-725-3663; Offers a minor in dance

University of Maine
School of Performing Arts, Department of Theater/Dance, 5788 Class of 1944 Hall, Orono, ME, 04469-5788; Tom Mikotowicz, chair; tom.mikotowicz@umit.maine.edu; www.umaine.edu/spa; 207-581-4700; Offers a minor in dance

MARYLAND

Goucher College
Department of Dance, 1021 Dulaney Valley Rd., Baltimore, MD, 21204; Elizabeth Ahearn, chair; Sara Thomson, dept. coordinator; goucherdance@goucher.edu; www.goucher.edu; 410-337-6390 or 800-468-2437; B.A. in dance (with tracks in performance, dance education, dance science, dance therapy, dance administration, choreography, dance history and criticism, dance and theatre)

Towson University
Department of Dance, 8000 York Rd., Towson, MD, 21252; dance@towson.edu; www.towson.edu; 410-704-2760; BFA and in dance

University of Maryland, College Park
School of Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies, 2810 Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center, College Park, MD, 20742-1610; Daniel MacLean Wagner, professor and director; tdps@umd.edu; www.tdps.umd.edu; 301-405-6676; B.A. in dance

MASSACHUSETTS

Amherst College
Department of Theater and Dance, PO Box 5000, Amherst, MA, 01002-5000; Linda T. Celi, academic dept. coordinator; ltceli@amherst.edu; www.amherst.edu/theater_dance; 413-542-2411; B.A. in theater and dance

The Boston Conservatory
Theater Division, 8 The Fenway, Boston, MA, 02215; Neil Donohoe, director; admissions@bostonconservatory.edu; www.bostonconservatory.edu; 617-912-9153 or 617-536-6340; BFA in dance

Emerson College
Department of Performing Arts, 120 Boylston St., Boston, MA, 02116; Eric Weiss, performing arts admission coordinator; stagedoor@emerson.edu; www.emerson.edu; 617-824-8780; Offers a minor in dance

Mount Holyoke College
Department of Dance, 104 Kendall Sports & Dance Complex, South Hadley, MA, 01075; Terese Freedman, chair dance, dance@mtholyoke.edu; www.mtholyoke.edu/acad/dance; 413-538-2310; B.A. in dance; :

Smith College
Theatre Department, Mendenhall Center for Performing Arts, Northampton, MA, 01063; Ellen W. Kaplan, dept. chair; ekaplan@smith.edu; www.smith.edu; 413-585-3201; B.A. in dance

Tufts University
Department of Drama and Dance, Aidekman Arts Center, 40 Talbot Ave., Medford, MA, 02155; Downing Cless, chair; downing.cless@tufts.edu; ase.tufts.edu/drama-dance; 617-627-3524; Offers a minor in dance

MICHIGAN

Hope College
Department of Dance, 168 East 13th St., Holland, MI, 49423; M. Linda Graham, graham@hope.edu; www.hope.edu/academic/dance; 616-395-7700; B.A. in dance

Michigan State University
Department of Theatre, 113 Auditorium Building, East Lansing, MI, 48824; Kirk Domer, dept. chair; theatre@msu.edu; www.theatre.msu.edu; 517-355-6690; Offers a minor in dance

University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
Department of Dance, 3501 Dance Bldg., 1310 University Court, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109-2217; Emily Perryman, senior admissions counselor, emilycp@umich.edu; www.music.umich.edu/departments/dance; 734-763-7558; BFA in dance

University of Michigan - Flint
Department of Theater and Dance, Theatre 238, Flint, MI, 48502-1950; Lauren Friesen, chair; lfriesen@umflint.edu; www.umflint.edu/theatredance; 810-762-3349; B.A. in dance

Wayne State University
Maggie Allesee Department of Dance and Theatre, 4841 Cass Ave., Ste. 3226, Detroit, MI, 48202; dance@wayne.edu; www.dance.wayne.edu; 313-577-4273; BFA or B.S. in dance

MINNESOTA

Gustavus Adolphus College
Theater and Dance Department, 800 W. College Ave., St. Peter, MN, 56082-1498; aseham@gac.edu; www.gustavus.edu; 507-933-7353; B.A. in dance

Minnesota State University, Mankato
Department of Theater and Dance, 201 Earley Center for Performing Arts, Mankato, MN, 56001; Dr. Paul J. Hustoles, chair; admissions@mnsu.edu, paul.hustoles@mnsu.edu; www.msutheatre.com, www.msudance.com; 507-389-2118; B.A. in dance; B.S. In dance education

St. Olaf College
Department of Dance, 1520 St. Olaf Ave., Northfield, MN, 55057; jroberts@stolaf.edu; www.stolaf.edu; 507-786-3240; B.A. in dance

University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Department of Theater Arts and Dance, Barbara Barker Center for Dance, 500 21st Ave. South, Minneapolis, MN, 55455-0480; Nora Jenneman, coordinator/acting assistant director; umdance@umn.edu; dance.umn.edu; 612-624-5060; B.A. and BFA in dance

Winona State University
Theater and Dance Department, PO Box 5838, Winona, MN, 55987-5838; Gretchen Cohenour, dance director; Jim Williams, chair; gcohenour@winona.edu; www.winona.edu/thad/; 507-457-5230; Offers a minor in dance

MISSISSIPPI

University of Southern Mississippi
Department of Theater and Dance, 118 College Dr., Box 5052, Hattiesburg, MS, 39406-0001; dance@usm.edu; www.usm.edu/theatre; 601-266-4161; B.A. in dance

MISSOURI

Avila University
Department of Theater, 11901 Wornall Rd., Kansas City, MO, 64145; Robert Foulk, robert.foulk@avila.edu; www.avila.edu; 816-501-2405; Offers a minor in dance

Lindenwood University
Fine & Performing Arts Division, 209 S. Kings Highway, St. Charles, MO, 63301; lquiggins@lindenwood.edu; www.lindenwood.edu; 636-949-4906; B.A. in dance

Missouri State University
Department of Theater and Dance, 901 S. National Ave., Springfield, MO, 65897; Mark Templeton, managing director; theatreanddance@missouristate.edu; www.theatreanddance.missouristate.edu; 417-836-4400; BFA in dance

Missouri Valley College
Division of Fine Arts, 500 E. College St., Marshall, MO, 65340; maland@moval.edu; www.moval.edu; 660-831-4215; B.A. in dance

Northwest Missouri State University
Department of Communication, Theater, and Languages, 148 Wells Hall, Maryville, MO, 64468; jkreizi@nwmissouri.edu; www.nwmissouri.edu/dept/ctl; 660-562-1172; Offers a minor in dance

Southeast Missouri State University
Department of Theater and Dance, One University Plaza, MS7850, Cape Girardeau, MO, 63701; theatreanddance@semo.edu; www.semo.edu; 573-651-2149

Stephens College
School of the Performing Arts, Theater Department, Box 2077, Columbia, MO, 65215; Beth Leonard, chair; bleonard@stephens.edu; www.stephens.edu; 573-876-7194; BFA in dance

Washington University in St. Louis
Performing Arts Department, 1 Brookings Drive, Campus Box 1108, St. Louis, MO, 63130-4899; pad@artsci.wustl.edu; pad.artsci.wustl.edu; 314-935-5858; B.A. in dance

Webster University
Conservatory of Theatre Arts/Department of Dance, 470 E. Lockwood Ave., St. Louis, MO, 63119; Beckah Reed, chair; voigtbe@webster.edu; www.webster.edu/dance; 314-968-6929; B.A. and BFA in dance

MONTANA

The University of Montana
School of Theatre & Dance and Montana Repertory Theatre, PARTV Center Room 197, Missoula, MT, 59812-8136; umtheatredance@umontana.edu; www.umt.edu/theatredance; 406-243-4481; B.A. or BFA in dance

NEVADA

University of Nevada, Reno
Department of Theatre and Dance-228, Reno, NV, 89557; Rob Gander, chair; rgander@unr.edu; www.unr.edu/cla/theatredance; 775-784-6839; Offers a minor in dance

NEW HAMPSHIRE

Keene State College
Department of Theater Arts and Dance, 229 Main St., Keene, NH, 03435-2407; Celine Perron, chair; naubrey@keene.edu; academics.keene.edu/tad; 603-358-2162; B.A. in dance

Plymouth State University
Department of Music, Theater, and Dance, MSC 37, 17 High St., Plymouth, NH, 03264-1595; Jonathan C. Santore, Ph.D., chair; mtd_dept@plymouth.edu; www.plymouth.edu/mtd; 603-535-2334; Offers a minor in dance

University of New Hampshire
Department of Theatre and Dance, Paul Creative Arts Center, D-22, 30 Academic Way, Durham, NH, 03824; Christine Peabody, administrative assistant, c.peabody@unh.edu; www.unh.edu/theatre-dance; 603-862-0093; B.A. in dance

NEW JERSEY

Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers
33 Livingston Ave., New Brunswick, NJ, 08901; Mandy Feiler, admissions officer, mfeiler@masongross.rutgers.edu; www.masongross.rutgers.edu; 732-932-8497 (dance); BFA or B.A. in dance

Montclair State University
College of the Arts, Department of Theater and Dance, Upper Montclair, NJ, 07043; Eric Diamond, dept. chair; Lori Ketterhenry, dance program coordinator; eric.diamond@montclair.edu; www.montclair.edu/arts; 973-655-7343 (Mr. Diamond); 973-655-7080 (Ms. Ketterhenry); B.A. in dance education, BFA in dance.

Rowan University
Department of Theater and Dance, Bunce Hall, 201 Mullica Hill Rd., Glassboro, NJ, 08028; Elisabeth Hostetter, advisement coordinator; hostetter@rowan.edu; www.rowan.edu/colleges/fpa/theatre_dance; 856-256-4030; B.A. in theater (with concentration in dance)

NEW MEXICO

University of New Mexico
Department of Theater and Dance, MSC04 2570, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, 87131-0001; William Liotta, chair; dance@unm.edu; theatre.unm.edu; 505-277-3660; B.A. in dance

NEW YORK

Joffrey Ballet School
434 Avenue of the Americas, 5th Fl., New York, NY, 10011; joffrey@joffreyballetschool.com; www.joffreyballetschool.com; 212-254-8520; Conservatory

Adelphi University
Performing Arts Center, Rm. 149, PO Box 701, Garden City, NY, 11530-0701; Frank Augustyn, dance chair; augustyn@adelphi.edu; academics.adelphi.edu/artsci/pfa/dance; 516-877-4250; BFA in dance

The Ailey School
The Joan Weill Center for Dance, 405 W. 55th St, New York, NY, 10019; bfa@alvinailey.org; www.theaileyschool.edu; 212-405-9000; BFA in dance (with Fordham University)

Alfred University
Division of Performing Arts/Theater, Miller Performing Arts Center, 1 Saxon Dr., Alfred, NY, 14802-1232; Prof. Stephen Crosby, division chair; performs@alfred.edu, fcrosby@alfred.edu; las.alfred.edu/performing-arts; 607-871-2562; Offers a minor in dance

AMDA College and Conservatory of Performing Arts
211 W. 61st St., New York, NY, 10023; David Dent Martin, artistic director; info@amda.edu; www.amda.edu; 800-367-7908; Two-year conservatory program in dance theater

Bard College
Division of the Arts, Theater and Dance Program, PO Box 5000, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY, 12504; admission@bard.edu, theater@bard.edu, dance@bard.edu; theater.bard.edu, dance.bard.edu; 845-758-7970; B.A. in dance with concentrations in dance or choreography

Barnard College of Columbia University
Department of Dance, 3009 Broadway, New York, NY, 10027; Mary Cochran, chair and artistic director; dance@barnard.edu; dance.barnard.edu; 212-854-2995; B.A. in dance

Cornell University
Department of Theater, Film, and Dance, Schwartz Center for the Performing Arts, 430 College Ave., Ithaca, NY, 14850; theatre@cornell.edu; www.cornell.edu; 607-254-2700; B.A. in dance

Dance Theatre of Harlem School
466 W. 152nd St., New York, NY, 10031; Endalyn Taylor, school administrator, info@dancetheatreofharlem.org; nheyward@dancetheatreofharlem.org; www.dancetheatreofharlem.org; 212-690-2800; Certificate granting professional training program

Hofstra University
Department of Drama and Dance, 112 Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY, 11549-1120; David Henderson, chair; Rachel List, director of dance, rachel.list@hofstra.edu,  anita.feldman@hofstra.edu; www.hofstra.edu; 516-463-5444; B.A. in dance, B.S. in dance education

Hunter College
Dance Program, 695 Park Ave., THH 614, New York, NY, 10065; Dr. Jana Feinman, jfeinman@hunter.cuny.edu; www.hunter.cuny.edu/~dance; 212-772-5012; B.A. in dance

The Juilliard School
Dance Division, 60 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY, 10023; Lawrence Rhodes, artistic director (dance); Sarah Adriance, administrative director (dance), dancedivision@juilliard.edu; www.juilliard.edu; 212-799-5000, ext. 255; BFA in dance

Long Island University
C.W. Post Campus, Theatre, Film, Dance, & Arts Management, 720 Northern Blvd., Brookville, NY, 11548; Cara Gargano, cgargano@liu.edu; www.liu.edu; 516-299-2353; BFA in dance

Long Island University, Brooklyn Campus
Department of Dance, 1 University Plaza, Brooklyn, NY, 11201-8423; jstuart@liu.edu; www.liu.edu; 718-488-1075; BFA in dance or performance and choreography, B.S. in dance or dance education

Martha Graham School of Contemporary Dance
316 E. 63rd St., New York, NY, 10065; info@marthagraham.org; www.marthagraham.org/school; 212-838-5886; Non-degree program, conservatory

Merce Cunningham Studio
55 Bethune St., 11th Fl., New York, NY, 10014; studio@merce.org; www.merce.org; 212-255-8240, ext. 30; Non-degree program

Nazareth College
Department of Theater Arts, 4245 East Ave., Rochester, NY, 14618; Lindsay Korth, chair; lkorth3@naz.edu; www.naz.edu; 595-389-2780; Offers a minor in dance

New York University
Music and Performing Arts Professions, Dance Education Program, 35 W. Fourth St., Ste. 777, New York, NY, 10012; steinhardt.dance@nyu.edu; www.steinhardt.nyu.edu/music/dance; 212-998-5400; M.A. in dance education

Purchase College
Conservatory of Dance, 735 Anderson Hill Road, Purchase, NY, 10577; Wallie Wolfgruber, director; dance@purchase.edu; www.purchase.edu; 914-251-6830; BFA in dance with concentration in composition, production, ballet performance, or modern performance

Sarah Lawrence College
Dance Program, 1 Mead Way, Bronxville, NY, 10708-5999; Sara Rudner, director; dwatson@sarahlawrence.edu; www.slc.edu; 914-395-2433; B.A. in liberal arts (dance)

SUNY Brockport
Department of Dance, 350 New Campus Dr., Brockport, NY, 14420; Maura Keefe, chair; dance@brockport.edu; www.brockport.edu/dance; 585-395-2153; B.A., B.S., or BFA in dance

SUNY Fredonia
Department of Theater & Dance, 212 Rockefeller Arts Center, Fredonia, NY, 14063; theatre.dance@fredonia.edu; www.fredonia.edu/department/theatredance; 716-673-3596; BFA in dance

SUNY Geneseo
Brodie 171, School of the Arts, One College Circle, Geneseo, NY, 14454; Steven Stubblefield, chair of theatre and dance, hord@geneseo.edu; www.geneseo.edu/arts; 585-245-5841; Offers a minor in dance

University at Buffalo
College of Arts & Sciences, Department of Theater & Dance, 285 Alumni Arena, Buffalo, NY, 14260-5030; td-theatredance@buffalo.edu; www.theatredance.buffalo.edu; 716-645-6897; B.A. or BFA in dance

Wagner College
Theatre Department, One Campus Road, Staten Island, NY, 10301; fruff@wagner.edu; www.wagner.edu/departments/theatre; 718-390-3223; Offers a minor in dance

NORTH CAROLINA

Appalachian State University
Department of Theater and Dance, PO Box 32123, Boone, NC, 28608-2123; asutheatre@appstate.edu; www.theatre.appstate.edu; 828-262-3028; B.A. in dance

East Carolina University
School of Theater & Dance, Messick Theatre Arts Center, 1001 E. 5th St., Greenville, NC, 27858; theatre@ecu.edu; www.theatre-dance.ecu.edu; 252-328-6390; BFA in dance & dance education

Elon University
Department of Performing Arts, Campus Box 2800, Elon, NC, 27244; krippy@elon.edu; www.elon.edu/perarts; 336-278-5600; BFA in dance

University of North Carolina at Greensboro
School of Music, Theatre, and Dance, PO Box 26170, Greensboro, NC, 27402-6170; Janet Lilly, head, dance@uncg.edu; performingarts.uncg.edu; 336-334-5789; B.A. or BFA in dance

Wake Forest University
Department of Theatre & Dance, PO Box 7264, Winston-Salem, NC, 27109; theatre@wfu.edu; www.wfu.edu/theatre; 336-758-5294; Offers a minor in dance

Western Carolina University
School of Stage and Screen, 246 Central Dr., ST233, Cullowhee, NC, 28723; Thomas Salzman, director; tmsalzman@wcu.edu; www.wcu.edu; 828-227-7491; Offers a minor in dance

NORTH DAKOTA

University of North Dakota
Department of Theater Arts, Chandler Hall, Rm. 5, 3280 Davis Dr., Stop 8136, Grand Forks, ND, 58202; Kathleen McLennan, kathleen.mclennan@emailund.edu; theatre.und.edu; 701-777-3446 or 701-777-2871; Offers a minor in dance

OHIO

Baldwin-Wallace College
275 Eastland Rd., Berea, OH, 44017-2088; Jeff Herrmann, theatre and dance chair; jeherrma@bw.edu; www.bw.edu; 440-826-2239; Offers a minor in dance

Cleveland State University
Dept. of Theatre and Dance, 2121 Euclid Ave., MB 203A, Cleveland, OH, 44115; Kate Miller, administrative coordinator; theatre@csuohio.edu; www.csuohio.edu/theatre; 216-687-2113; Offers a minor in dance

Kent State University
School of Theater and Dance, B 141 Music & Speech Ctr., Kent, OH, 44242-0001; Cynthia Stillings, director; cstillin@kent.edu; www.theatre.kent.edu; 330-672-2069; BFA in dance

Oberlin College
Theater and Dance Program, 30 N. Professor St., Warner Center, Oberlin, OH, 44074; janice.sanborn@oberlin.edu; new.oberlin.edu/arts-and-sciences/departments/theater_dance; 440-775-8152; B.A. in dance

The Ohio State University
Department of Dance, 517 Lincoln Tower, 1800 Canon Dr., Columbus, OH, 43210; Susan Van Pelt Petry, chair; dance@osu.edu; dance.osu.edu; 614-292-7977; BFA in dance

Ohio University
School of Dance, Putnam Hall 137, Athens, OH, 45701-2979; dance@ohio.edu; www.finearts.ohio.edu/dance; 740-593-1826; B.A. or BFA in dance

Otterbein University
Department of Theatre and Dance, 30 S. Grove St., Westerville, OH, 43081; jstefano@otterbein.edu; www.otterbein.edu/theatre; 614-823-1657; BFA in musical theatre (with concentration in dance)

The University of Akron
School of Dance, Theatre, and Arts Administration, Akron, OH, 44325-1005; theatre@uakron.edu; www.uakron.edu/dtaa; 330-972-7890; B.A. or BFA in dance

University of Cincinnati College - Conservatory of Music
Division of Opera, Musical Theater, Drama, and Arts Administration (OMDA)/Division of Dance, PO Box 210003, Cincinnati, OH, 45221-0003; Shellie Cash; cashsb@ucmail.uc.edu; www.ccm.uc.edu; 513-556-5803; BFA in dance

Wright State University
Department of Theatre, Dance, and Motion Pictures, Dayton, OH, 45435; Stuart McDowell, stuart.mcdowell@wright.edu, victoria.oleen@wright.edu; www.wright.edu/academics/theatre; 937-775-3072; BFA in dance

Youngstown State University
Department of Theater and Dance, 1 University Plaza, Youngstown, OH, 44555-0002; theater@ysu.edu; web.ysu.edu/fpa/theater; 330-941-3810; B.A. in dance management

OKLAHOMA

Oklahoma City University
2501 N. Blackwelder Ave., Oklahoma City, OK, 73106-1493; Jo Rowan, chair; Jennifer Polvado, audition coordinator; jpolvado@okcu.edu; www.okcu.edu/dance_amgt; 405-208-5644; B.P.A. in performance, B.S. in dance management or American dance pedagogy

Oral Roberts University
Department of Communication, Arts and Media, 7777 S. Lewis Ave., Tulsa, OK, 74171; lholland@oru.edu; amcintosh@oru.edu (dance); www.oru.edu; 918-495-6870; B.A. in dance performance

University of Central Oklahoma
Department of Dance, 100 N. University Dr., Box 86, Edmond, OK, 73034-5209; Jamie Jacobson, chair; jjacobson@uco.edu; www.uco.edu/cfad/academics/dance; 405-974-5231; BFA in dance or B.A. Ed in dance education

University of Oklahoma
School of Dance, 560 Parrington Oval, Rm. 1000, Norman, OK, 73019-3021; Mary Margaret Holt, director; dance@ou.edu; www.ou.edu/finearts/dance; 405-325-4051; BFA in ballet pedagogy, ballet performance, or modern dance performance

OREGON


Western Oregon University
Department of Theatre and Dance, 345 N. Monmouth Ave., Monmouth, OR, 97361; Lenore Eliassen, eliassl@wou.edu; www.wou.edu; 503-838-8461; B.A. or B.S. in dance

Willamette University
Department of Theatre, 900 State St., Salem, OR, 97301; theatre-info@willamette.edu; www.willamette.edu; 503-370-6222; B.A. in theater with a dance emphasis

PENNSYLVANIA

California University of Pennsylvania
Department of Theater and Dance, 250 University Ave., Box 16, California, PA, 15419-1394; Michael J. Slavin, Chair; slavin@calu.edu, walmsley@calu.edu; www.calu.edu; 724-938-4220; Offers a minor in dance

DeSales University
Department of Performing Arts, 2755 Station Ave., Center Valley, PA, 18034-9568; Tim Cowart, chair; timothy.cowart@desales.edu; www.desales.edu/arts; 610-282-1100; B.A. in dance

Franklin and Marshall College
Department of Theatre, Dance & Film, PO Box 3003, Lancaster, PA, 17604-3003; Bonnie Bosso, admission@fandm.edu, bonnie.bosso@fandm.edu; www.fandm.edu/theatre; 717-358-4694; B.A. in dance

Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Department of Theater and Dance, 104 Waller Hall, 401 S. 11th St., Indiana, PA, 15705; brjones@iup.edu; www.iup.edu/theater; 724-357-2965; B.A. in interdisciplinary fine arts (emphasis in dance)

Marywood University
Department of Music, Theatre, & Dance, 2300 Adams Ave., Scranton, PA, 18509; Dr. Joan McCusker, chair; mccusker@maryu.marywood.edu; www.marywood.edu/mtd; 570-348-6268; Offers a minor in dance

Muhlenberg College
Department of Theatre & Dance, Trexler Pavilion for Theatre & Dance, 2400 Chew St., Allentown, PA, 18104-5586; bien@muhlenberg.edu; www.muhlenberg.edu/theatre&dance; 484-664-3335; B.A. in dance

Point Park University
Conservatory of Performing Arts, Department of Dance, 201 Wood St., Pittsburgh, PA, 15222; Susan Stowe, chair; www.pointpark.edu; 412-392-3450; B.A. and BFA in dance

Seton Hill University
Theater and Dance Program, 1 Seton Hill Dr., Greensburg, PA, 15601-1599; cross@setonhill.edu; www.setonhilltheatre.edu; 724-552-2900; B.A. in dance

Slippery Rock University
Department of Dance, 110 Morrow Field House, Slippery Rock, PA, 16057; Lisa Smith, dept. secretary; Ursula Payne, chair; ursula.payne@sru.edu; www.sru.edu; 724-738-2036; B.A. in dance

Swarthmore College
Department of Music and Dance, Lang Performing Arts Center, 500 College Ave., Swarthmore, PA, 19081; Sharon E. Friedler, director of the dance program; dance@swarthmore.edu; www.swarthmore.edu; 610-328-8227; B.A. in dance

Temple University
Boyer College of Music and Dance, 1700 N. Broad St., Ste. 309, Philadelphia, PA, 19122; Mary Garcia, dance@temple.edu; www.temple.edu/boyer/dance; 215-204-0533; BFA in dance

University of the Arts
School of Dance, 320 S. Broad St., Philadelphia, PA, 19102; info@uarts.edu; www.uarts.edu/academics/school-dance; 215-717-6577; BFA in ballet, jazz, or modern dance

Wilkes University
Division of Performing Arts, Dorothy Dickson Darte Center, 84 W. South St., Wilkes-Barre, PA, 18766; Joseph C. Dawson, chair; joseph.dawson@wilkes.edu; www.wilkes.edu/pages/382.asp; 570-408-4420; Offers a minor in dance

York College of Pennsylvania
Department of Music, Art, and Communication, Theater Major, York, PA, 17405-7199; Kent Cyr, kcyr@ycp.edu; www.ycp.edu; 717-815-1401; Offers a minor in dance

RHODE ISLAND

Brown University
Department of Theater, Speech, and Dance, PO Box 1897, 77 Waterman St., Providence, RI, 02912; taps@brown.edu; www.brown.edu; 401-863-3283; B.A. in dance

Providence College
Department of Theater, Dance & Film, 1 Cunningham Square, Providence, RI, 02918; jgarrity@providence.edu; www.providence.edu/theatre; 401-865-2327; Offers a minor in dance

Salve Regina University
Theater Arts Department, 100 Ochre Point Ave., Newport, RI, 02840-4192; Suzanne Delle, assistant professor, suzanne.delle@salve.edu; www.salve.edu/academics/departments/per/; 401-341-3163; Offers a minor in dance

SOUTH CAROLINA

Columbia College
Department of Dance, 1301 Columbia College Dr., Columbia, SC, 29203; Wrenn Cook, chair; www.columbiacollegesc.edu; 803-786-3749; B.A. in dance or dance education with certification, BFA in dance performance and choreography

University of South Carolina
Department of Theater and Dance, Longstreet Theater, Green and Sumter Streets, Main Office, Rm. 402, Columbia, SC, 29208; Susan Anderson, director of dance, dance@sc.edu; www.cas.sc.edu/dance; 803-777-5636; B.A. in dance

Winthrop University
Department of Theater and Dance, 115 Johnson Hall, Rock Hill, SC, 29733; Andrew Vorder Bruegge, Ph.D., theaterdance@winthrop.edu; www.winthrop.edu/cvpa/theatredance/default.aspx; 803-323-2287; B.A. in dance or K-12 certification

TENNESSEE

University of Memphis
Department of Theater and Dance, 144 Theater Building, Memphis, TN, 38152-3150; kshupe@memphis.edu; www.memphis.edu/theatre; 901-678-2523; Offers a minor in dance

TEXAS

Baylor University
Theater Arts Department, One Bear Place, Box 97262, Waco, TX, 76798; lisa_denman@baylor.edu; www.baylor.edu/theatre; 254-710-1861; Offers a minor in dance

Houston Ballet Ben Stevenson Academy
601 Preston St., Houston, TX, 77002; Stanton Welch, artistic director; hbacademy@houstonballet.org; www.houstonballet.org; 713-523-6300; Conservatory

Sam Houston State University
Department of Theater and Dance, Box 2297, Huntsville, TX, 77341-2297; Jennifer Pontius, coordinator; www.shsu.edu/~dnc_www/; 936-294-1329; BFA in dance

Southern Methodist University
Meadows School of the Arts, Division of Dance, PO Box 750356, Dallas, TX, 75275-0356; Patty Harrington Delaney, chair (dance); www.smu.edu/meadows/areasofstudy/dance.aspx; 214-768-2558; BFA in dance

Texas Christian University
School for Classical & Contemporary Dance, TCU Box 297910, Fort Worth, TX, 76129; Ellen Page Shelton, chair; www.dance.tcu.edu; 817-257-7615; BFA in ballet or modern dance

Texas State University-San Marcos
Department of Theater & Dance, Dance Division, 178 Jowers Center, San Marcos, TX, 78666-4616; LeAnne Smith, director; ls14@txstate.edu; www.theatreanddance.txstate.edu/dance; 512-245-2949; BFA in dance studies or performance/choreography, BFA in dance with teaching certification

Texas Tech University
Department of Theater and Dance, PO Box 42061, Lubbock, TX, 79409-2061; fred.christoffel@ttu.edu; www.ttu.edu; 806-742-3601; B.A. in dance

Texas Woman’s University
Department of Music and Drama, PO Box 425768, Denton, TX, 76204-4254; Dr. Penelope Hanstein, chair; dance@twu.edu; www.twu.edu/dance; 940-898-2086; B.A. in dance

University of Houston
School of Theater and Dance, 133 CWM Center, Houston, TX, 77204-4016; Jackie de Montmollin, jdemontm@central.uh.edu; www.theatredance.uh.edu; 713-743-3003; B.A. in dance and dance education

University of Texas at Austin
Department of Theatre and Dance, College of Fine Arts, 1 University Station, D3900, Austin, TX, 78712-0362; inquiry@uts.cc.utexas.edu; www.finearts.utexas.edu/tad; 512-471-5793; BFA in dance

University of Texas at El Paso
Department of Theater & Dance, 500 W. University Ave., FOX 371D, El Paso, TX, 79968-0549; Joel K. Murray, Ph.D, theater dept. chair; Lisa Smith, dance dept. head, www.theatredance.utep.edu; 915-747-5146; B.A. in dance with teaching certification, BFA in dance

UTAH

Brigham Young University
Department of Dance, 296 Richards Bldg., Provo, UT, 84602-6405; Marilyn Berrett, chair; dance@byu.edu; dance.byu.edu; 801-422-5086; B.A. in dance or dance education, BFA in music dance theater

Southern Utah University
Department of Theater Arts & Dance, 351 W. University Blvd., Cedar City, UT, 84720; Jacque Marchant, marchantj@suu.edu; www.suu.edu; 435-586-7746; B.A. or B.S. in dance performance or education

University of Utah
Department of Modern Dance, 330 South 1500 East, Rm. 106, Salt Lake City, UT, 84112-0280; Stephen Koester, chair; stephen.koester@utah.edu; www.dance.utah.edu; 801-581-7327; BFA in dance

VERMONT

Bennington College
Dance/Drama Program, 1 College Drive, Bennington, VT, 05201; Kirk Jackson, faculty, kjackson2@bennington.edu; www.bennington.edu; 802-440-4547; B.A. in dance

Middlebury College
Department of Theatre and Dance, Mahaney Center for the Arts, Middlebury, VT, 05753; admissions@middlebury.edu; www.middlebury.edu; 802-443-5601; 802-443-5245 (dance); B.A. in dance

VIRGINIA


College of William and Mary
Department of Theatre, Speech, and Dance, PO Box 8795, Williamsburg, VA, 23187-8795; jsgava@wm.edu; www.wm.edu/theatre; 757-221-2660; B.A. in interdisciplinary studies (combining dance and theater)

James Madison University
School of Theater and Dance, 147 Warsaw Avenue, MSC 5601, Harrisonburg, VA, 22807; theatredance@jmu.edu; www.jmu.edu/theatre; 540-568-6342; B.A. in dance

Radford University
Department of Dance, PO Box 6966, Radford, VA, 24142; Margaret Devaney, chair; mdevaney@radford.edu; dance.asp.radford.edu; 540-831-5162; B.A. or BFA in dance, B.S. in dance with teacher licensure

Shenandoah University
Shenandoah Conservatory, 1460 University Dr., Winchester, VA, 22601; conservatory@su.edu; www.su.edu; 540-665-4565; 540-665-4581 or 800-432-2266 (admissions); B.A. or BFA in dance

University of Richmond
Department of Theatre & Dance, Modlin Center for the Arts, 50 Crenshaw Way, Richmond, VA, 23173; dmullin@richmond.edu; theatredance.richmond.edu; 804-289-8592; B.A. in dance

University of Virginia
Department of Drama, PO Box 400128, 109 Culbreth Road, Charlottesville, VA, 22904-4128; drama@virginia.edu; www.virginia.edu/drama; 434-924-3326; Offers a minor in dance

Virginia Commonwealth University
School of the Arts, Department of Dance and Choreography, PO Box 843007, 1315 Floyd Ave., Richmond, VA, 23284; Dr. James Frazier, chair; dance@vcu.edu; www.vcu.edu/arts/dance/dept; 804-828-1711; BFA in dance and choreography

WASHINGTON


Cornish College of the Arts
Dance Department, Main Campus Center, 1000 Lenora St., Seattle, WA, 98121; Kitty Daniels, chair; admissions@cornish.edu; www.cornish.edu; 206-726-5079; BFA in dance

Pacific Northwest Ballet School
301 Mercer St., 1000 Lenora St., Seattle, WA, 98109; Peter Boal, school director; pnbschool@pnb.org; www.pnb.org; 206-441-2435; Conservatory program

University of Washington
Dance Program, Meany Hall, Box 351150, Seattle, WA, 98195-1150; Elizabeth Cooper, dance program director; uwdance@u.washington.edu; depts.washington.edu/uwdance; 206-543-9843; B.A. in dance

Western Washington University
Theatre & Dance Department, 516 High St., Performing Arts Center 395, Bellingham, WA, 98225-9060; Deborah Currier, chair; Cher Carnell, associated chair; Sherena Geariety, dance program coordinator; deb.currier@wwu.edu; cher.carnell@wwu.edu; sherena.geariety@wwu.edu; www.wwu.edu/theatre; www.wwu.edu/dance; 360-650-3876; B.A. or BFA in dance

Whitworth University
Theater Department, 300 W. Hawthorne Road, Spokane, WA, 99251-0305; theatre@whitworth.edu; www.whitworth.edu/theatre; 509-777-3707; Offers a minor in dance

WEST VIRGINIA

West Virginia University
College of Creative Arts, Division of Theater & Dance, PO Box 6111, Morgantown, WV, 26506-6111; Dr. Yoav Kaddar, director of dance, theatre@mail.wvu.edu; theatre.wvu.edu; 304-293-2020; Offers a minor in dance

West Virginia Wesleyan College
Department of Theatre & Dance, 59 College Ave., WVWC MSC 72, Buckhannon, WV, 26201; Thomas Schoffler, department coordinator; schoffler_t@wvwc.edu; www.wvwc.edu; 304-473-8810; Offers a minor in dance

WISCONSIN


University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire
Department of Music and Theatre Arts, Haas Fine Arts Center 156, Eau Claire, WI, 54702-4004; musicandtheatre@uwec.edu; www.uwec.edu/mus-the; 715-836-4954; Offers a minor in dance

University of Wisconsin - Green Bay
Department of Theater and Dance, 2420 Nicolet Dr., Green Bay, WI, 54311-7001; Laura Riddle, chair; riddlel@uwgb.edu; www.uwgb.edu/theatre/; 920-465-2348; Offers a minor in dance

University of Wisconsin - Madison
Dance Program, Lathrop Hall, 1050 University Ave., 821 University Ave., Madison, WI, 53706; uwdance@education.wisc.edu; www.dance.wisc.edu; 608-262-1691; BFA or B.S. in dance

University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
Peck School of the Arts, Department of Dance, PO Box 413, Milwaukee, WI, 53201; Simone Ferro, chair; danceinfo@uwm.edu; arts.uwm.edu/dance; 414-229-2571; B.A. in dance, early childhood through adolescence teacher certification; BFA in performance/choreography with tracks in African diaspora or contemporary dance

University of Wisconsin - River Falls
Department of Health and Human Performance, 111 Karges, 410 S. Third St., River Falls, WI, 54022; www.uwrf.edu/csta; 715-425-3971; Offers a minor in dance

University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point
Department of Theatre & Dance, Noel Fine Arts Center, 1800 Portage St., Stevens Point, WI, 54481-3897; Joan Karlen, dance program coordinator; dance@uwsp.edu; www.uwsp.edu/theatre-dance; 715-346-3982; B.A. or B.S. in dance

University of Wisconsin - Whitewater
Theatre/Dance Department, Greenhill Center of the Arts, 800 W. Main St., Whitewater, WI, 53190-1790; altermas@uww.edu; www.uww.edu/cac/theatre; 262-472-1566; Offers a minor in dance

WYOMING

Casper College
Department of Theater and Dance, 125 College Dr., Casper, WY, 82601; rburk@caspercolleg.edu; www.caspercollege.edu/theatre_dance/index.html; 307-268-2365; A.A. in dance

University of Wyoming
Department of Theater and Dance, Dept. 3951, 1000 E. University Ave., Laramie, WY, 82071-3951; jchapman@uwyo.edu; www.uwyo.edu/th&d; 307-766-2198; B.A. in dance performance; BFA in dance performance or dance science


Graduate

ARIZONA

Arizona State University
School of Dance, 107A Physical Education Building East, PO Box 870304, Tempe, AZ, 85287-0304; Simon Dove, director; dance@asu.edu; dance.asu.edu; 480-965-5029; MFA in dance

University of Arizona
School of Dance, PO Box 210093, 1713 E. University Blvd., Ina Gittings Bldg., Rm 121, Tuscon, AZ, 85721-0093; Jory Hancock, interim dean and director; dance@email.arizona.edu; www.cfa.arizona.edu/dance; 520-621-4698; MFA in dance

CALIFORNIA

California Institute of the Arts
Sharon Disney Lund School of Dance, 24700 McBean Pkwy., Valencia, CA, 91355-2397; Stephan Koplowitz, dean; zwigfall@calarts.edu; www.calarts.edu; 661-255-1050 or 800.545.2787(ARTS); MFA in dance

California State University, Long Beach
Department of Dance, 1250 Bellfower Blvd., Long Beach, CA, 90840; Sylvia Rodriguez-Scholz, assistant to the chair; dance@csulb.edu; www.csulb.edu/dance; 562-985-4747; M.A. or MFA in dance

University of California, Los Angeles
Department of World Arts and Cultures, Glorya Kaufman Hall, 120 Westwood Plaza, Ste. 150, Box 951608, Los Angeles, CA, 90095-1608; Angelia Leung, chair; wacinfo@arts.ucla.edu; www.wac.ucla.edu; 310-825-3951 or 310-206-1342; MFA in dance

University of California, Riverside
Department of Dance, 900 University Ave., Riverside, CA, 92521; Linda J. Tomko, chair; danceadvising@ucr.edu; dance.ucr.edu; 951-827-3944; MFA in experimental choreography, Ph.D. in critical dance studies

University of California, San Diego
Department of Theater and Dance, 9500 Gilman Drive MC0344, La Jolla, CA, 92093-0344; Jim Carmody, Ph.D, dance dept. chair; Kyle Donnelly, head of acting, meward@ucsd.edu; www.theatre.ucsd.edu; 858-534-1046; MFA in dance theater

COLORADO

University of Colorado
Department of Theater and Dance, 261 UCB, Boulder, CO, 80309-0261; Michelle Ellsworth, director; michelle.ellsworth@colorado.edu; www.colorado.edu/theatredance; 303-492-7355; MFA in dance

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

George Washington University
Department of Theatre & Dance, 800 21st St. N.W., Ste. 227, Washington, DC, 20052; Dana Tai Soon Burgess, dept. chair; onstage@gwu.edu; theatredance.gwu.edu; 202-994-8072; MFA in dance

ILLINOIS

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Department of Dance, 907 1/2 W. Nevada St., Urbana, IL, 61801; Jan Erkert, head, dance@illinois.edu; www.dance.illinois.edu; 217-333-1010; MFA in dance

MARYLAND

University of Maryland, College Park
School of Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies, 2810 Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center, College Park, MD, 20742-1610; Daniel MacLean Wagner, professor and director; tdps@umd.edu; www.tdps.umd.edu; 301-405-6676; MFA in dance

MASSACHUSETTS

Smith College
Dance Department, Mendenhall Center for Performing Arts, Northampton, MA, 01063; Susan Kay Waltner, director of MFA in dance, swaltner@smith.edu (ms. waltner); www.smith.edu; 413-585-3201; 413-585-3236 (director); MFA in dance

MICHIGAN

University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
Department of Dance, 3501 Dance Bldg., 1310 University Court, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109-2217; Emily Perryman, senior admissions counselor, emilycp@umich.edu; www.music.umich.edu/departments/dance; 734-763-7558; MFA in dance

MISSOURI

Lindenwood University
Fine & Performing Arts Division, 209 S. Kings Highway, St. Charles, MO, 63301; lquiggins@lindenwood.edu; www.lindenwood.edu; 636-949-4906

NEW JERSEY

Mason Gross School of the Arts at Rutgers
33 Livingston Ave., New Brunswick, NJ, 08901; Mandy Feiler, admissions officer, mfeiler@masongross.rutgers.edu; www.masongross.rutgers.edu; 732-932-8497; Ed.M. in dance education

NEW MEXICO

University of New Mexico
Department of Theater and Dance, MSC04 2570, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, 87131-0001; William Liotta, chair; dance@unm.edu; theatre.unm.edu; 505-277-3660; M.A. in dance history, MFA in dance

NEW YORK

Hunter College
Dance Program, 695 Park Ave., THH 614, New York, NY, 10065; Dr. Jana Feinman, jfeinman@hunter.cuny.edu; www.hunter.cuny.edu/~dance; 212-772-5012; M.A. and MFA in dance

Purchase College
Conservatory of Dance, 735 Anderson Hill Road, Purchase, NY, 10577; Wallie Wolfgruber, director; dance@purchase.edu; www.purchase.edu; 914-251-6830; MFA in choreography or performance/teaching

Sarah Lawrence College
Theater Program, 1 Mead Way, Bronxville, NY, 10708-5999; Dan Hurlin, director; dhurlin@sarahlawrence.edu; www.slc.edu; 914-395-2433; MFA in dance

SUNY Brockport
Department of Dance, 350 New Campus Dr., Brockport, NY, 14420; Maura Keefe, chair; dance@brockport.edu; www.brockport.edu/dance; 585-395-2153; M.A. or MFA in dance

NORTH CAROLINA

University of North Carolina at Greensboro
School of Music, Theatre, and Dance, PO Box 26170, Greensboro, NC, 27402-6170; Janet Lilly, head, dance@uncg.edu; performingarts.uncg.edu; 336-334-5789; MFA or M.A. in dance, M.A. in dance education

OHIO

Case Western Reserve University
Department of Dance, Mather Dance Center, 10900 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH, 44106-7113; Karen Potter, chair; Lori Waugh, department assistant, lny@case.edu; klp13@case.edu; dance.case.edu; 216-368-1491; MFA and M.A. and in dance

The Ohio State University
Department of Dance, 517 Lincoln Tower, 1800 Canon Dr., Columbus, OH, 43210; Susan Van Pelt Petry, chair; dance@osu.edu; dance.osu.edu; 614-292-7977; MFA or Ph.D. in dance

OKLAHOMA


University of Oklahoma
School of Dance, 560 Parrington Oval, Rm. 1000, Norman, OK, 73019-3021; Mary Margaret Holt, director; dance@ou.edu; www.ou.edu/finearts/dance; 405-325-4051; MFA in dance

PENNSYLVANIA

Temple University
Boyer College of Music and Dance, 1700 N. Broad St., Ste. 309, Philadelphia, PA, 19122; Mary Garcia, dance@temple.edu; www.temple.edu/boyer/dance; 215-204-0533; MFA and Ph.D. in dance

TEXAS


Sam Houston State University
SHSU Dance Program, Box 2269, Huntsville, TX, 77341-2269; Jennifer Pontius, coordinator (dance), dance@shsu.edu; www.shsu.edu/~dnc_www/; 936-294-1875; MFA in dance

Southern Methodist University
Meadows School of the Arts, Division of Dance, PO Box 750356, Dallas, TX, 75275-0356; Kevin Paul Hofeditz, chair; www.smu.edu/meadows/areasofstudy/dance.aspx; 214-768-2558; MFA in dance

Texas Woman’s University
Department of Music and Drama, PO Box 425708, Denton, TX, 76204-5708; Dr. Penelope Hanstein, chair; dance@twu.edu; www.twu.edu/dance; 940-898-2085; M.A., MFA, or Ph.D. in dance

University of Texas at Austin
Department of Theatre and Dance, College of Fine Arts, 1 University Station, D3900, Austin, TX, 78712-0362; inquiry@uts.cc.utexas.edu; www.finearts.utexas.edu/tad; 512-471-5793; MFA in dance

UTAH

University of Utah
Department of Modern Dance, 330 South 1500 East, Rm. 106, Salt Lake City, UT, 84112-0280; Stephen Koester, chair; stephen.koester@utah.edu; www.dance.utah.edu; 801-581-7327; MFA in dance

WASHINGTON

University of Washington
Dance Program, Meany Hall, Box 351150, Seattle, WA, 98195-1150; Elizabeth Cooper, dance program director; uwdance@u.washington.edu; depts.washington.edu/uwdance; 206-543-9843; MFA in dance

WISCONSIN

University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
Peck School of the Arts, Department of Dance, PO Box 413, Milwaukee, WI, 53201; Simone Ferro, chair; Luc Vanier, graduate program director; danceinfo@uwm.edu; arts.uwm.edu/dance; 414-229-2571; MFA in performing arts: dance

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