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  Nov 21, 2017
 
2017-2018 General Catalog

Ballet, B.F.A. - Ballet Teaching Emphasis


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Major Requirements for Ballet


The University of Utah is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Dance (NASD).

Ballet Program - School of Dance
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Honors Advisor: Melonie Murray

Minimum Degree Hours: 122
Minimum Major Hours: 75-92

Admission Requirements

Auditions are required for this major. Students must be admitted to the University of Utah before they can be accepted into the major.

Graduation Requirements

All ballet courses must be completed with a ”C-” or better.

Honors in Ballet

Students seeking an HBFA in Ballet must complete:

Creative Process/Choreography Courses


Activity Courses


Emphasis Requirements for Ballet Teaching


Required Teaching


Required Practica


The following courses are repeatable for credit. Students must complete BALLE 4860 for at least 1 credit hour. BALLE 4860 may be repeated or other areas of focus may be chosen for the remaining 3 credit hours (BALLE 4880 or BALLE 4890).

Sample 4-yr Degree Plan


Note: This is just a sample. Log into My Degree Dashboard (in CIS) and meet with your academic advisor to fit a program of study with your academic record.

Students may need to complete additional BALLE electives to reach the minimum major hours: 77 credits.

First Year


Fall Semester


Total Hours: 15 Credit(s)

Spring Semester


Total Hours: 15 Credit(s)

Second Year


Fall Semester


Total Hours: 18 Credit(s)

Spring Semester


Total Hours: 16 Credit(s)

Third Year


Fall Semester


Total Hours: 17 Credit(s)

Spring Semester


Total Hours: 17 - 18.5 Credit(s)

Fourth Year


Fall Semester


Total Hours: 17 Credit(s)

Spring Semester


Total Hours: 15 Credit(s)

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