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Undergraduate and Graduate Dance Programs
As part of our Spotlight on Dance and Movement, here is a list of undergraduate and graduate dance programs across the country.

Undergraduate Programs

ALABAMA

Auburn University

Department of Theatre, 211 Telfair B. Peet Theatre, Auburn, AL, 36849-5422; Dan LaRocque, chair, theatre@auburn.edu; media.cla.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; Christopher M. Montpetit, director, theatre management, theatre.dance@ua.edu; theatre.ua.edu; 205-348-5283; B.A. in dance

University of South Alabama

Department of Dramatic Arts, 5751 USA Dr. S, Rm. 1052, Mobile, AL, 36688-0002; Dr. Leon Van Dyke, chair; Janet Lambart, dept. secretary, lmiller@usouthal.edu; lvandyke@usouthal.edu; www.southalabama.edu/drama; 251-460-6305; Offers a minor in drama with a concentration 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: Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts, School of Dance, P.O. Box 870304, Tempe, AZ 85287-0304;; Simon Dove, director, School of Dance; jeanette.beck@asu.edu (dance); dance.asu.edu; 480-965-5029 (dance); BFA in dance

University of Arizona

School of Dance: P.O. Box 210093, 1713 E. University Blvd., Ina Gittings Bldg. Rm 121, Tucson, AZ 85721-0093; Jory Hancock, interim dean and director (dance); dance@email.arizona.edu; www.cfa.arizona.edu/dance; 520-621-4698 (dance); 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

California Institute of the Arts

School of Theater; Sharon Disney Lund School of Dance, 24700 McBean Parkway, Valencia, CA, 91355-2397; Travis Preston, dean (theater); Stephan Koplowitz, dean (dance), admissions@calarts.edu; www.calarts.edu; 661-253-7853; 661-253-7898 (dance); BFA in dance

California State University, Dominguez Hills

Department of Theater Arts and Dance, 1000 E. Victoria St., Carson, CA, 90747; Sydell Weiner, chair, theatrearts@csudh.edu; www.csudh.edu/theatre; 310-243-3588 or 310-243-3696; 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; pamd@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., P.O. Box 6850, Fullerton, CA, 92834-6850; Bruce Goodrich, chair, bgoodrich@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; Margaret Perry, acting dept. chair, moreinfo@csusb.edu; theatre.csusb.edu/; 909-537-5876; Offers dance emphasis

Humboldt State University

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

Loyola Marymount University

Department of Theatre Arts, One LMU Drive, Foley 308, Los Angeles, CA, 90045-8210; juribe@lmu.com (theater); lmcghee1@lmu.edu (dance); www.lmu.edu; 310-338-2839 or 310-338-5233 (dance); B.A. 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; fmathews@email.sjsu.edu; www.music.sjsu.edu/dance; 408-924-5041; B.A. 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/index.cfm; 408-554-4989; B.A. in theater arts with an emphasis in dance

Sonoma State University

Department of Theater Arts and 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; radavies@stanford.edu; beedavid@stanford.edu (dance); www.stanford.edu/dept/drama; 650-723-2576; B.A. in drama, emphasis on dance

University of California, Berkeley

Department of Theater, Dance, and Performance Studies, 101 Dwinelle Annex, Berkeley, CA, 94720-2560; Michael Mansfield, undergraduate advisor, 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-109, Arts Building 121, 900 University Ave., Riverside, CA, 92521; Tracey J. Scholtemeyer, danceadvising@ucr.edu; dance.ucr.edu; 951-827-3944; B.A. in dance, minor in dance

University of California, San Diego

Department of Theater and Dance, 9500 Gilman Drive MC0344, La Jolla, CA, 92093-0344; 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, co-director (dance); Nada Diachenko, co-director (dance), michelle.ellsworth@colorado.edu; nada.diachenko@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

Maloney Hall, 1615 Stanley St., 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 Ave., New London, CT, 06320; Mary Lowe, admission@conncoll.edu; www.conncoll.edu; 860-439-2605; B.A. in dance

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; coates@hartford.edu (theater); lesko@hartford.edu (dance); www.hartford.edu/hartt; 860-768-2462 (theater); 860-768-2478 (dance); 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; Caleen Jennings, co-chair, dpa@american.edu; www.american.edu/cas/performing-arts/theatre.cfm; 202-885-3414; 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 or minor 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. degree in dance

Palm Beach Atlantic University

School of Music and Fine Arts & Theatre Department, P.O. Box 24708, West Palm Beach, FL, 33416; Mr. Josué Léon, 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; Jennifer Jones Cavenaugh, dept. chair; Annie Russell, producing director (theater), jcavenaugh@rollins.edu; www.rollins.edu/theatre; 407-646-2501; Offers minor in dance

University of Central Florida

UCF Conservatory Theatre, P.O. Box 162372, Orlando, FL, 32816; Earl Weaver, associate professor/program coordinator, earl.weaver@ucf.edu; theatre@mail.ucf.edu; www.theatre.ucf.edu; 407-823-2862; Offers minor in dance

University of Florida

School of Theatre and Dance, P.O. 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; 404-471-6250; B.A. in dance

Atlanta Ballet Centre for Dance Education

1400 W. Peachtree St. N.W., Atlanta, GA, 30309; tekholm@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; 706-236-2289; Offers minor in dance

Brenau University

Department of Performing Arts, 500 Washington St. S.E., Gainesville, GA, 30501; Ann Demling, chair (theater); Vincas Greene, chair (dance), ademling@brenau.edu (theater); vgreene@brenau.edu (dance); www.brenau.edu; 770-534-6264 (theater); 770-534-6245 (dance); BFA in dance or dance education, B.A. in dance studies

Emory University

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

Kennesaw State University

Department of Theatre & Performance Studies, 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 Road, Honolulu, HI, 96822; Dennis Carroll, chair, theatre@hawaii.edu; carroll@hawaii.edu; www.hawaii.edu/theatre; 808-956-7677; B.A. or BFA in dance

IDAHO

Ballet Idaho Academy

501 S. Eighth St., Ste. A, 1910 University Drive, Boise, ID, 83702; info@balletidaho.org; www.balletidaho.org; 208-343-0556, ext. 22; Conservatory

Boise State University

Department of Theatre Arts, 1910 University Drive, Boise, ID, 83725-1565; Carrie Applegate, administrative assistant/advising coordinator.; Marla Hansen, head of dance, theatre@boisestate.edu; mhansen@boisestate.edu (dance); theatre.boisestate.edu; 208-426-3957; Offers minor in dance

University of Idaho

Center for Dance, HPERD, P.O. 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

Illinois State University

College of Fine Arts, School of Theater/Dance Program, Campus Box 5700, Normal, IL, 61790-5700; ssemoni@ilstu.edu; www.ilstu.edu; 309-438-2850; 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 Suite 1200, 1020 West 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; Offers a minor in dance

Millikin University

Department of Theatre and Dance, 1184 W. Main St., Decatur, IL, 62522; Laura Ledford, Chair, www.millikin.edu; 217-424-6282; Offers 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, Department of Theater, 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, SIUE, Edwardsville, IL, 62026-1777; Peter Cocuzza, chair; J. Calvin Jarrell, head of dance, pcocuzz@siue.edu; osweeze@siue.edu; cjarrel@siue.edu (dance); www.siue.edu/artsandsciences/theater; 618-650-2773 or 618-650-2788; B.A. or B.S. in theater and dance

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Department of Theatre, 4-122 Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, 500 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL, 61801; David Swinford, admissions and records representative; Jan Erkert, dept. head of dance, theatre@uiuc.edu; dswinfor@illinois.edu; dance@illinois.edu; www.uic.edu/depts/adpa/welcome.htm; 217-333-2371; 217-333-1010 (dance); BFA in dance

Western Illinois University

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

INDIANA

Ball State University

Department of Theatre and Dance, AC 306, Muncie, IN, 47306-0415; Bill Jenkins, chair; Andrea Sadler, recruitment coordinator, amsadler@bsu.edu; wjenkins@bsu.edu; theatrestu@bsu.edu; www.bsu.edu/theatre; 765-285-8740; B.A. or B.S. in dance

Butler University

Jordan College of Fine Arts, Department of Theater, Lilly Hall, Rm. 152, 4600 Sunset Ave., Indianapolis, IN, 46208; William Fisher, dept. chair theater; Larry Attaway, dept. chair dance, ljcooper@butler.edu (theater); jggonzal@butler.edu (dance); www.butler.edu/theatre/; www.butler.edu/dance/; 317-940-9659 (theater); 800-368-6852 ext. 9346 (dance); B.A. 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 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, Theater, and Dance, Nichols Hall 107, Manhattan, KS, 66506-2304; John Uthoff, director of theater, jsutd@ksu.edu; www.k-state.edu/theatre; 785-532-6864; B.A. or B.S. in theater (with a concentration in dance)

University of Kansas

Department of Theatre and Film, Murphy Hall, 1530 Naismith Drive, Lawrence, KS, 66045-3102; John Staniunas, chair, kuthf@ku.edu; kudance@ku.edu; www.theatre.ku.edu; dance.ku.edu; 785-864-3511; 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/pcal/index.php?page=theatre-and-dance; 270-745-5845; B.A. in dance

LOUISIANA

Louisiana State University

Department of Theatre, 217 M & DA Building, Baton Rouge, LA, 70803; Kristin Sosnowsky, interim chair, theatre@lsu.edu; mtick1@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; 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 theater (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, Room 109, P.O. 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 a 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; Minor in dance

MARYLAND

Goucher College

Department of Dance, 1021 Dulaney Valley Road, Baltimore, MD, 21204; Elizabeth Ahearn, chair; Sara Thomson, program assistant, 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 theater)

Towson University

Department of Dance, 8000 York Road, Towson, MD, 21252; dance@towson.edu; www.towson.edu; 410-704-2760; BFA and B.S, 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, 27 Webster Hall, Amherst, MA, 01002; Linda T. Celi, academic dept. coordinator, ltceli@amherst.edu; www.amherst.edu; 413-542-2411; B.A. in 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 minor in dance

Mount Holyoke College

Department of Dance: 104 Kendall Sports & Dance Complex, South Hadley, MA, 01075; Terese Freedman, chair, dance@mtholyoke.edu; www.mtholyoke.edu/acad/dance; 413-538-2118; 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 Avenue, Medford, MA, 02155; Downing Cless, chair, downing.cless@tufts.edu; ase.tufts.edu/drama-dance; 617-627-3524; Offers 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; Dr. George F. Peters, dept. chair, theatre@msu.edu; www.theatre.msu.edu; 517-355-6690; Offers minor in dance

University of Michigan - Ann Arbor

Department of Dance, 3501 Dance Bldg., 1310 University Court, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109-2217; Samantha Strayer, administrator, sstrayer@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; 810-762-3230; B.A. in dance

Wayne State University

Department of Theater or Maggie Allesee Department of Dance, 4841 Cass Ave., Ste. 3225, Detroit, MI, 48202; theatre@wayne.edu; dance@wayne.edu; www.theatre.wayne.edu; www.dance.wayne.edu; 313-577-3508 (theater); 313-577-4273 (dance); 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 Performing Arts Center, Mankato, MN, 56001; Paul Hustoles, chair, www.msutheatre.com; 507-389-2125 or 2118; B.A. or BFA in dance

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; umdance@umn.edu; dance.umn.edu; 612-624-5060; B.A. and BFA in dance

Winona State University

Theater and Dance Department, P.O. 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 Drive, Box 5052, Hattiesburg, MS, 39406-0001; theatre@usm.edu; dance@usm.edu; www.usm.edu/theatre; 601-266-4994 (theater); 601-266-4161 (dance); B.A. in dance

MISSOURI

Avila University

Department of Theater, 11901 Wornall Road, Kansas City, MO, 64145; Robert Foulk, robert.foulk@avila.edu; www.avila.edu; 816-501-2405; B.A. in dance

Lindenwood University

Fine & Performing Arts Division, 209 S. Kings Highway, St. Charles, MO, 63301; mparker@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 minor in dance

Southeast Missouri State University

Department of Theater and Dance, One University Plaza MS2800, 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

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; Dottie Marshall Englis, chair (theater); Beckah Reed, chair (dance), marshado@webster.edu; voigtbe@webster.edu; www.webster.edu; www.webster.edu/dance; 314-968-6929; 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 minor in dance

NEW HAMPSHIRE

Keene State College

Department of Theater Arts and Dance, 229 Main St., Keene, NH, 03435-2407; Daniel L. Patterson, 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 minor in dance

University of New Hampshire

Department of Theatre and Dance, Paul Creative Arts Center, D-22, 30 College Rd., Durham, NH, 03824; Chris Peabody, administrative assistant, c.peabody@unh.edu; www.unh.edu/theatre-dance; 603-862-2919 or 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, mfelier@masongross.rutgers.edu; www.masongross.rutgers.edu; 732-932-9891 (theater); 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 Road, 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 a 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; theatre@unm.edu; dance@unm.edu; theatre.unm.edu; 505-277-4332 (theater); 505-277-3660 (dance); B.A. in dance

NEW YORK

Adelphi University

Performing Arts Center, Rm. 251, P.O. Box 701, Garden City, NY, 11530-0701; Nicholas Petron, chair (theater); Frank Augustyn, chair (dance), petron@adelphi.edu (theater); augustyn@adelphi.edu (dance); academics.adelphi.edu/artsci/pfa/acting/apply.php; 516-877-4930 (theater); 516-877-4250 (dance); 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 Drive, Alfred, NY, 14802-1232; Dr. Lisa Lantz, division chair, performs@alfred.edu; las.alfred.edu/performing-arts; 607-871-2562; Offers minor in dance

American Musical and Dramatic Academy

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

Bard College

Division of the Arts, Theater and Dance Program, P.O. Box 5000, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY, 12504; admission@bard.edu; dance@bard.edu; www.bard.edu; 845-758-7936; B.A. in dance

Barnard College

Columbia University, Department of Theatre, 5th Floor, Milbank Hall, 3009 Broadway, New York, NY, 10027; W.B. Worten, chair (theater); Mary Cochran, chair (dance);, mplacito@barnard.edu (theater dept. asst.); dance@barnard.edu; www.barnard.edu/theatre; www.barnard.edu/dance; 212-854-2080 (theater), 212-854-2995 (dance); 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; Conservatory

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 or anita.feldman@hofstra.edu; www.hofstra.edu; 516-463-5444; B.A. in dance, B.S. in dance education, or minor in dance

Hunter College

Dance Program, 695 Park Ave., THH 614, New York, NY, 10021; jfeinman@hunter.cuny.edu; www.hunter.cuny.edu/~dance; 212-772-5012; B.A. in dance

The Joffrey Ballet

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

The Juilliard School

Dance Division, 60 Lincoln Center Plaza, New York, NY, 10023; Lawrence Rhodes, artistic director (dance); Sarah Adriance, administrative director (dance), 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, 10021; info@marthagrahamdance.org; www.marthagraham.org/school; 212-838-5886; Non-degree program, conservatory

Merce Cunningham Studio

55 Bethune St., 11th floor, 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 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

Sarah Lawrence College

Theater Program/Dance Program, 1 Mead Way, Bronxville, NY, 10708-5999; Christine Farrell, director (theater), Sara Rudner, director (dance), pmcgrath@sarahlawrence.edu; cfarrell@sarahlawrence.edu; srudner@sarahlawrence.edu; www.slc.edu; 914-395-2614 (theater) or 914-395-2433 (dance); B.A. in liberal arts (dance)

SUNY BrockPOrt

Department of Theater, 1101 Tower Fine Arts Center, Brockport, NY, 14420; P. Gibson Ralph, chair (theater); Jacqueline Davis, interim chair (dance), theatre@brockport.edu; www.brockport.edu/theatre/; www.brockport.edu/dance; 585-395-2478 (theater); 585-395-2153 (dance); 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; B.A. in theater with a minor in dance

SUNY Geneseo

School of the Arts, One College Circle, Geneseo, NY, 14454; johnston@geneseo.edu; www.geneseo.edu; 585-245-5841; 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 minor in dance

NORTH CAROLINA

Appalachian State University

Department of Theater and Dance, P.O. 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; B.A. in dance

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

Greensboro College

Theater Department, 815 W. Market St., Greensboro, NC, 27401; schramd@greensborocollege.edu; www.greensborocollege.edu; 336-272-7102, ext. 243

Lees-McRae College

Division of Performing Arts, P.O. Box 128, Banner Elk, NC, 28604; Janet Barton Speer, speerj@lmc.edu; www.lmc.edu; 828-898-8721; B.A. in dance

University of North Carolina at Greensboro

Department of Theater, P.O. Box 26170, Greensboro, NC, 27402-6170; Jim Fisher, head, nrshephe@uncg.edu (theater); dance@uncg.edu; performingarts.uncg.edu; 336-334-4032 (theater); 336-334-5570 (dance); B.A. or BFA in dance; Dance: Department of Dance, 323 HHP Bldg., Greensboro, NC 27402-6170

Wake Forest University

Department of Theater & Dance, P.O. Box 7264, Winston-Salem, NC, 27109; theatre@wfu.edu; www.wfu.edu/theatre; 336-758-5294; Offers 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

OHIO

Kent State University

School of Theater and Dance, B 141 Music & Speech Ctr., Kent, OH, 44242-0001; Cynthia Stillings, director, theatre@kent.edu; dance@kent.edu; www.theatre.kent.edu; 330-672-2082 (theater); 330-672-2069 (dance); B.A. 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 Theatre, Drake Performance and Event Center, 1849 Cannon Drive, Columbus, OH, 43210-1266; Beth Josephsen Simon, coordinator (theater); Susan Van Pelt Petry, chair (dance), theatre-ugrad@osu.edu; dance@osu.edu; theatre.osu.edu; www.dance.osu.edu; 614-292-5821 (theater); 614-292-7977 (dance); BFA in dance

Ohio University

School of Dance, Putnam Hall 137, Athens, OH 45701-2979; dance@ohio.edu; www.finearts.ohio.edu/dance (dance); 740-593-1826 (dance); 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 theater (with concentration in dance), minor in dance

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, P.O. Box 210003, Cincinnati, OH, 45221-0003; Dr. Alan Yaffe (theater), Shellie Cash (dance), yaffea@ucmail.uc.edu (theater), cashsb@ucmail.uc.edu (dance); 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; facastronovo@ysu.edu; www.fpa.ysu.edu; 330-941-3000; B.A. in dance management, offers a minor in dance

OKLAHOMA

Oklahoma City University

2501 N. Blackwelder Ave., Oklahoma City, OK, 73106-1493; Jo Rowan, director (dance); Melanie Shelley, associate dean; Jennifer Polvado, audition coordinator (dance), jrowan@okcu.edu (theater); jpolvado@okcu.edu (dance); www.okcu.edu/theatre; www.okcu.edu/dance_amgt; 405-208-5710; 405-208-5644 (dance); BPA in performance or 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 Theater Arts/Department of Dance, 100 N. University Dr., Box 86 (theater)/Box 189 (dance), Edmond, OK, 73034-5209; Daisy Nystul, chair (theater); Jamie Jacobson, chair (dance), dnystul@uco.edu (theater); jjacobson@uco.edu (dance); www.uco.edu; www.uco.edu/cfad/academics/dance; 405-974-5004 (theater); 405-974-5231 (dance); BFA in dance or B.A. Ed in dance education

University of Oklahoma

School of Dance, 560 Parrington Oval, Rm. 1000, Norman , OK  73019-0319; Mary Margaret Holt, director (dance), dance@ou.edu; finearts.ou.edu; 405-325-4051 (dance); BFA in dance

OREGON

Western Oregon University

Department of Theatre and Dance, 345 N. Monmouth Ave., Monmouth, OR, 97361; Lenore Eliassen, willisk@wou.edu; www.wou.edu; 503-838-8461; B.A. or B.S., offers a minor in dance

Willamette University

Department of Theatre, 900 State St., Salem, OR, 97301; scoromel@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 or 4221; Offers a minor in dance

DeSales University

Department of Performing Arts, 2755 Station Ave., Center Valley, PA, 18034-9568; Dennis Razze, chair (theater); Tim Cowart, chair (dance), dennis.razze@desales.edu (theater); timothy.cowart@desales.edu (dance); www.desales.edu/arts; 610-282-1100; B.A. in dance

Dickinson College

Department of Theater & Dance, Carlisle, PA, 17013; Dr. Karen Kirkham, associate professor, theatre&dance@dickinson.edu; www.dickinson.edu/academics/programs/theatre-and-dance; 717-245-1239

Franklin and Marshall College

Department of Theatre, Dance & Film, P.O. Box 3003, Lancaster, PA, 17604-3003; admission@fandm.edu or jsimeral@fandm.edu; www.fandm.edu/theatre; 717-291-4017; 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.arts.iup.edu/theater; 724-357-2965; B.A. in interdisciplinary fine arts (emphasis in dance)

Marywood University

Department of Communication Arts, 2300 Adams Ave., Scranton, PA, 18509; merchel@es.marywood.edu; www.marywood.edu; 570-348-6209; B.A. 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 Theater or Department of Dance, 201 Wood St., Pittsburgh, PA, 15222; John Shepard, chair (theater); Susan Stowe, chair (dance), 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 Theater or Department of Dance, Lang Performing Arts Center, 500 College Ave., Slippery Rock, PA, 16057; Rebecca Lindey, dept. secretary (theater); Lisa Smith, dept. secretary (dance); Ursula Payne, chair (dance), rebecca.lindey@sru.edu (theater); ursula.payne@sru.edu (dance); www.sru.edu; 724-738-2474 (theater); 724-738-2036 (dance); B.A. or minor in dance

Swarthmore College

Department of Theater or Department of Music and Dance, Lang Performing Arts Center, 500 College Ave., Swarthmore, PA, 19081; Allen Kuharski, chair (theater); Sharon E. Friedler, director of the dance program, jtierno1@swarthmore.edu (theater); dance@swarthmore.edu; www.swarthmore.edu; 610-328-8149 (theater); 610-328 -8227 (dance chair); B.A. in dance

Temple University

Theater Department, Tomlinson Theater, Room 210A, 1301 W. Norris St., Philadelphia, PA, 19122; Roberta Sloan, chair (theater); Philip Grosser, program director (dance), theater@temple.edu; boyer@temple.edu; www.temple.edu; 215-204-8414 (theater); 215-204-5169 (dance); BFA in dance

University of the Arts

Ira Brind School of Theater Arts or School of Dance, 320 S. Broad St., Philadelphia, PA, 19102; info@uarts.edu; www.uarts.edu/sota; 215-717-6049 admissions 215-717-6450 theater office; BFA in ballet, jazz, and modern dance

Wilkes University

Department of Visual & 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; 507-408-4417; Offers a minor in dance

York College of Pennsylvania

Department of English and Humanities, Theater Major, York, PA, 17405-7199; jmcghee@ycp.edu; www.ycp.edu; 717-815-1401; Offers a minor in dance

RHODE ISLAND

Brown University

Department of Theater, Speech, and Dance, P.O. 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; 401-865-2327; B.A. in dance

Salve Regina University

Theater Arts Department, 100 Ochre Point Ave., Newport, RI, 02840-4192; Patricia Hawkridge, chair, www.salve.edu; 401-341-3163; B.A. in dance

SOUTH CAROLINA

Columbia College

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

University of South Carolina

USC Dance Program, 324 Sumter St., Columbia SC 29208; Susan Anderson, director of dance, dance@sc.edu; www.cas.sc.edu/dance; 803-777-5636 (dance); 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

TENNESSEE

University of Memphis

Department of Theater and Dance, 144 Theater Communication Building, Memphis, TN, 38152-3150; kshupe@memphis.edu; www.memphis.edu; 901-678-2523; BFA 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; 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; Penelope Hasekoester, chair (theater); Jennifer Pontius, coordinator (dance), theatre@shsu.edu; www.shsu.edu/~drm_www/; www.shsu.edu/~dnc_www/ (dance); 936-294-1329; BFA in dance

Southern Methodist University

Meadows School of the Arts, Division of Theater/Division of Dance, P.O. Box 750356, Dallas, TX, 75275-0356; Stan Wojewodski, Jr., chair; Kevin Paul Hofeditz, chair (dance), theatre@smu.edu; hguthrie@mail.smu.edu; www.smu.edu/meadows/areasofstudy/theatre.aspx; www.smu.edu/meadows/areasofstudy/dance.aspx; 214-768-2558; BFA in dance

Texas Christian University

Department of Theater, P.O. Box 297510, , Fort Worth, TX, 76129; Harry Parker, chair (theater); Ellen Page Shelton, chair (dance), theatre@tcu.edu; www.cfac.tcu.edu; www.dance.tcu.edu; 817-257-7625; BFA in ballet or modern dance

Texas State University -

San Marcos

Division of Dance, 178 Jowers Center, San Marcos, TX 78666; LeAnne Smith, director (dance), ls14@txstate.edu (dance); www.theatreanddance.txstate.edu; 512-245-2949 (dance); BFA in dance

Texas Tech University

Department of Theater and Dance, P.O. 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, P.O. Box 425768, Denton, TX, 76204-4254; dance@twu.edu; www.twu.edu/dance  940-898-2086; B.A. 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; 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 Theater and Media Arts, D-581 Harris Fine Arts Center, Provo, UT, 84602-6405; Rodger Sorensen, chair (theater); Marilyn Berrett, chair (dance), tma_secretary@byu.edu (theater); dance@byu.edu; www.byu.edu; dance.byu.edu; 801-422-6645; 801-422-5086 (dance); B.A. in dance

Southern Utah University

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

University of Utah

Department of Modern Dance, 330 South 1500 East, Rm. 106, Salt Lake City, UT, 84112-0170; Stephen Koester, chair, stephen.koester@utah.edu; www.dance.utah.edu; 801-581-7327; BFA in dance, minor in dance

VERMONT

Bennington College

Dance/Drama Program, 1 College Drive, Bennington, VT, 05201; lhurley@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, P.O. 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 Ave., MSC 5601, Harrisonburg, VA, 22807; William Buck, director (theater); Shane O'Hara, director (dance), theatredance@jmu.edu; www.jmu.edu/theatre; 540-568-6342; B.A. with concentration in dance

Radford University

Department of Theater and Cinema, P.O. Box 6969, Radford, VA, 24142; Carl H. Lefko (theater), Margaret Devaney (dance), clefko@radford.edu (theater); mdevaney@radford.edu (dance); theatre.asp.radford.edu/; www.radford.edu/dance; 540-831-5012; B.A. in dance

Shenandoah University

Shenandoah Conservatory, 1460 University Dr., Winchester, VA, 22601; conservatory@su.edu; www.su.edu; 540-665-4545 (theater); 540-665-4565 (dance); 540-665-4581 or 800-432-2266 (admissions); B.A. or BFA in dance

University of Richmond

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

University of Virginia

Department of Drama, 109 Culbreth Road, P.O. Box 400128, 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, P.O. 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

Theater Department or Dance Department, Main Campus Center, 1000 Lenora St., Seattle, WA, 98121; Richard E.T. White, chair (theater); Kitty Daniels, chair (dance), admissions@cornish.edu; www.cornish.edu; 206-726-5042 (theater), 206-726-5079 (dance); 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

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., BFA, or minor in dance

WEST VIRGINIA

West Virginia University

College of Creative Arts, Division of Theater & Dance, P.O. 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 Theater & Dance, 59 College Ave., WVWC MSC 72, Buckhannon, WV, 26201; Gregory Mach, dept. chair, mach@wvwc.edu; www.wvwc.edu; 304-473-8855; 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, riddle@uwgb.edu; www.uwgb.edu/performarts; 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 Theater or Department of Dance, P.O. Box 413, Milwaukee, WI, 53201; Leroy Stoner, chair (theater); Ed Burgess, chair (dance), theatreinfo@uwm.edu; danceinfo@uwm.edu; arts.uwm.edu/theatre; arts.uwm.edu/dance; 414-229-4947 (theater), 414-229-2571 (dance); 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 Communication Studies and Theater Arts, College of Arts and Sciences, B24 Kleinpell Fine Arts Building, 410 Third St., River Falls, WI, 54022; kenneth.w.stofferahn@uwrf.edu; www.uwrf.edu; 715-425-3101; Offers a minor in dance

University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point

Department of Theatre & Dance, Noel Fine Arts Center, Room 161, 1800 Portage St., Stevens Point, WI, 54481; Stephen Trovillion Smith, acting program coordinator; Joan Karlen, dance program coordinator, theatre@uwsp.edu; dance@uwsp.edu; www.uwsp.edu/theatre-dance; 715-346-4429 (theater); 715-346-3982 (dance); 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 Drive, Casper, WY, 82601; 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 Programs

ARIZONA

Arizona State University

Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts, School of Dance, P.O. Box 870304, Tempe, AZ 85287-0304; Simon Dove, director, School of Dance,  jeanette.beck@asu.edu (dance); dance.asu.edu; 480-965-5029 (dance); MFA in dance

University of Arizona

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

CALIFORNIA

California Institute of the Arts

School of Theater; Sharon Disney Lund School of Dance, 24700 McBean Pkwy., Valencia, CA, 91355-2397; Travis Preston, dean (theater); Stephan Koplowitz, dean (dance), admissions@calarts.edu; www.calarts.edu; 661-255-1050; MFA in dance

California State University, Long Beach

Dance Department, Long Beach, CA, 90840; Sylvia Rodriguez-Scholz, assistant to the chair, publicrelations@calrep.org; www.csulb.edu/depts/dance; 562-985-2024; 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 (world arts and culture)

University of California, Riverside

Department of Dance, 900 University Ave., 121 Arts Bldg., Riverside, CA, 92521; Tracey J. Scholtemeyer, danceadvising@ucr.edu; dance.ucr.edu; 951-827-3944; MFA or Ph.D. in dance

University of California, San Diego

Department of Theater and Dance, 9500 Gilman Drive MC0344, La Jolla, CA, 92093-0344; Allyson Green, dance dept. chair; Kyle Donnelly, head of acting, meward@ucsd.edu (graduate); lajimenez@ucsd.edu (undergraduate); www.theatre.ucsd.edu; 858-534-3791; MFA in dance theater

COLORADO

University of Colorado

Department of Theater and Dance, 261 UCB, Boulder, CO, 80309-0261; Michelle Ellsworth, co-director (dance); Nada Diachenko, co-director (dance), michelle.ellsworth@colorado.edu; nada.diachenko@colorado.edu; www.colorado.edu/theatredance; 303-492-7355; MFA in dance

HAWAII

University of Hawaii at Manoa

Kennedy Theater, Department of Theatre and Dance, 1770 East-West Road, Honolulu, HI, 96822; Dennis Carroll, chair, theatre@hawaii.edu; www.hawaii.edu/theatre; 808-956-7677; M.A. or MFA in dance

ILLINOIS

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Department of Dance, 907 1/2 West Nevada, Urbana, IL, 61801; Jan Erkert, dept. 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; Samantha Strayer, administrator, sstrayer@umich.edu; www.music.umich.edu/departments/dance; 734-763-7558; MFA in dance

NEW MEXICO

University of New Mexico

Department of Theater and Dance, MSC04 2570, 1 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, 87131-0001; theatre@unm.edu; dance@unm.edu; theatre.unm.edu; 505-277-4332 (theater); 505-277-3660 (dance); M.A. in dance or dance history, MFA in choreography or performance

NEW YORK

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; Jacqueline Davis, interim 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

Department of Dance, 323 HHP Bldg., Greensboro, NC 27402-6170; Jim Fisher, head; dance@uncg.edu; performingarts.uncg.edu; 336-334-5570 (dance); M.A. or MFA in dance

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 or karen.potter@case.edu; dance.case.edu; 216-368-1491; M.A. and MFA in dance

The Ohio State University

Department of Theatre, Drake Performance and Event Center, 1849 Cannon Drive, Columbus, OH, 43210-1307; Damian Bowerman, graduate studies coordinator (theater); Susan Van Pelt Petry, chair (dance), theatre@osu.edu; dance@osu.edu; www.theatre.osu.edu; www.dance.osu.edu; 614-292-5821 (theater); 614-292-7977 dance; MFA and Ph.D. in dance

OKLAHOMA

Oklahoma City University

2501 N. Blackwelder Ave., Oklahoma City, OK, 73106-1493; Jo Rowan, director (dance); Melanie Shelley, associate dean; Jennifer Polvado, audition coordinator (dance), jrowan@okcu.edu (theater); jpolvado@okcu.edu (dance); www.okcu.edu/theatre; www.okcu.edu/dance_amgt; 405-208-5710; 405-208-5644 (dance); MFA in dance

PENNSYLVANIA

Temple University

Theater Department, Tomlinson Theater, Room 210A, 1301 W. Norris St., Philadelphia, PA, 19122-6075; Roberta Sloan, chair (theater); Merian Soto, graduate program director (dance), theater@temple.edu; boyer@temple.edu; www.temple.edu; 215-204-8414 (theater); 215-204-5169 (dance); 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 Theater/Division of Dance, P.O. Box 750356, Dallas, TX, 75275-0356; Stan Wojewodski, Jr., chair; Kevin Paul Hofeditz, chair (dance), theatre@smu.edu; hguthrie@mail.smu.edu; www.smu.edu/meadows/areasofstudy/theatre.aspx; www.smu.edu/meadows/areasofstudy/dance.aspx; 214-768-2558; MFA in dance

Texas Christian University

School for Classical & Contemporary Dance, TCU Box 297550, Fort Worth, TX, 76129; Ellen Page Shelton, chair, cfagradinfo@tcu.edu; www.dance.tcu.edu; 817-257-7603; MFA in dance

Texas Woman's University

Department of Music and Drama, P.O. Box 425708, Denton, TX, 76204-5708; Dr. Penelope Hanstein, chair (dance), 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, 84112-0170; 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, P.O. Box 413, Milwaukee, WI, 53201; Ed Burgess, chair; Simone Ferro, graduate program director, danceinfo@uwm.edu; arts.uwm.edu/dance; 414-229-2571; MFA in performing arts: dance

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