The Dance Program...
at The University of Akron's School of Dance, Theatre, and Arts Administration (DTAA) offers students traditional technical training combined with an academic program leading to a Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) degree in Dance or Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree in Dance with a Business Cognate.
These UA Dance degrees prepare students for:
- performing careers
- graduate studies in the fields related to dance such as arts administration, dance history, physical therapy, dance therapy, dance education, or dance ethnology
- teaching careers in private studios
A fifth-year option is available in which students can be licensed to teach dance in public schools, grades pre-K through 12.
The University of Akron is accredited by the
National Association of Schools of Dance (NASD).