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Master On Campus


The University of Arizona

24 months
33600 USD/year
33600 USD/year
13400 USD/year
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The Dance degree offered by the University of Arizona provides an opportunity to increase knowledge, broaden understanding, and develop research and artistic capability.

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A fundamental purpose of the Dance degree offered by the University of Arizona is to encourage each graduate student to demonstrate outstanding standards of scholarship and to produce high-quality original research and creative work.

The diverse graduate population provides a sense of community in which students can learn from various perspectives. In addition, the close alliance between the graduate and undergraduate students provides an opportunity for graduate students to choreograph on and perform with some of the top undergraduate dance students in the country. The triple-track program allows the graduate student to explore and gain experience, skills, and 

School of Dance 

Propelled by the work of award winning teachers and choreographers, UA Dance is a diverse program that includes training in ballet, modern and jazz combined with a liberal arts education.  The UA Dance Ensemble has performed in the Kennedy Center, The Joyce Theater, in China and Germany, and has toured Ecuador, Mexico, Japan, Italy, Scotland and the Netherlands.  Specializing in preparing students for professional performance and teaching careers, UA Dance offers BFA and MFA degree programs. (NASD accredited.)

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Advanced Choreography    
  • Biomechanics for Dancers         
  • Careers in Dance                      
  • Advanced Ballet      
  • Ballet Repertoire          
  • Advanced Pointe  
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    • Full-time
      • 24 months

    Start dates & application deadlines


    60 alternative credits


    On Campus

    Academic requirements

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

    Other requirements

    General requirements

    To apply for admission for the graduate program, the candidate must have extensive dance training, hold an undergraduate degree in dance and meet the minimum requirements of the UA Graduate College.

    Prior to auditioning, the School of Dance office must also receive the following application materials via mail or email:

    • Curriculum Vitae (comprehensive resume)
    • Online link of recent creative work (performance/choreography)

    Tuition Fee

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    • International

      33600 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 33600 USD per year during 24 months.
    • National

      33600 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 33600 USD per year during 24 months.
    • In-State

      13400 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 13400 USD per year during 24 months.

    Living costs for Tucson

    830 - 1140 USD /month
    Living costs

    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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