Dance B.A.

Dance is the perfect way for you to express yourself. You want to pursue it through your studies — but you also desire a Christian education.  Whether you want a career as a dance teacher and possibly own a dance studio, or as a professional performing dancer, the dance major provides the option of a pedagogy track or a performance track. Palm Beach Atlantic University is one of only three schools in the Council for Christian Colleges & Universities to offer a major in Dance.

The dance major at PBA will allow you to master a variety of dance techniques, display articulate verbal and non-verbal communication, understand dance from a historical and cultural perspective and perform with a unique artistic voice.

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“PBA had a big part in giving me the confidence to face those unknowns with determination and excitement.” Hannah Lolita Nelsonm '16

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If you decide to pursue dance performance upon graduation, you will be prepared to perform with:

  • Professional dance troupes
  • Theater companies
  • Movie companies
  • Dance companies
  • Performance companies on cruise ships or in amusement parks

If you decide to pursue dance teaching upon graduation, you will be prepared to teach at a:

  • Dance studio
  • Performing Arts Center
  • School or Church

In the dance program at PBA, there are two different tracks to choose from, as well as a minor option:

Tracks 

Minor 

Your School

Nine distinctive schools are part of PBA. Classes related to this major will be focused here. 

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Your Faculty

PBA is rightly proud of our talented faculty. Here’s who you’ll be learning from in this major.

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Your Catalog

OK, you’ve chosen your program of study. Now, it’s time to get familiar with your classes.

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