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Teaching Dance in the Professions - ABT Pedagogy

New York University

12 months
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56010 USD/year
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About

Through this Teaching Dance in the Professions - ABT Pedagogy MA program from New York University, you’ll combine ballet pedagogy, research, and arts management course work with master classes in ballet technique. 

Overview

You’ll receive an MA in Teaching Dance in the Professions as well as ABT teaching certification in Pre-Primary through Level 7 and Partnering in ABT's National Training Curriculum.

The curriculum is designed to be completed in three terms (including summer) of full-time study, and includes core classes in research and dance pedagogy, course work in ABT ballet pedagogy, and guided electives. Pedagogy and research are complemented with an arts management course, helping to prepare you for employment in multiple settings. The culminating project of this track is a curriculum plan or research project. The dance teaching aspect of this graduate curriculum is taught by ABT master teachers who emphasize the development of the ballet dancer.

Career and Outcomes

This Teaching Dance in the Professions - ABT Pedagogy MA program from New York University allows you to build on your background as an accomplished ballet dancer and prepare for a career as a dance educator in private studios, conservatories, company schools, and community settings.

Through integrated fieldwork studies, you'll cultivate professional networks in the dance capital of the world, while visiting exemplary artistry, teaching, and learning venues in New York City.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Laban Movement Analysis 
  • Research in Dance Education 
  • Theory and Philosophy of Dance Education 
  • History, Culture, and Pedagogy of Jazz Dance 
  • Teaching Creative Movement 
  • Kaleidoscope Dancers  
  • Professional Development

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits
  • 30-36

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Résumé/CV 
  • Statement of Purpose 
  • Letters of Recommendation 
  • Transcripts 
  • Proficiency in English 
  • Audition Video 
  • Interview 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    56010 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 56010 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    56010 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 56010 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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