Bachelors in dance in University of california riverside
Bachelor of Arts in dance students gain in-depth experience as choreographers while forming a cultural and historical perspective on the art of dance. Emphases include:Modern technique choreographyCultivation of cultural and historical perspectives on danceMovement practicesDance compositionPerformanceCultural and historical studiesDigital and screen studiesOffered by the Department of Dance in the College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences.
ACT with Writing, the SAT or the SAT with Essay, Typical SAT scores: Critical reading (490-620), Mathematics (510-670),Writing (490-625), ACT Composite (22-29), Average GPA 3.52, TOEFL IBT-80, IELTS-6.5, Personal insight questions
Dance graduates have found professional performing, teaching, choreographic, and administrative positions in such diverse companies/organizations as River North Chicago Dance Company, Orlando Ballet, Texas Ballet Theatre, Houston Ballet, Boston Ballet, Atlanta Ballet, Paul Taylor Dance Co., Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company, Pilobolus, The Martha Graham Co., Mark Morris Dance Company, Pentacle, Dance Theater Workshop, and American Dance Festival. Others have established schools and companies, or teach in universities around the world. Graduates are also working as artistic directors of their own companies, and some are creating dances as freelance choreographers. Many have gone to graduate school or certification training, and are working in areas such as Pilates, dance therapy, yoga, dance lighting, dance photography, dance writing, dance education, nutrition, physical therapy, medicine, arts administration, and more.