Master of Fine Arts in Dance

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Admission Requirements

To apply to the MFA in Dance degree program, submit the following application materials directly to the Office of Graduate Admissions:

  1. Letter of Inquiry
  2. Graduate Studies Online Application with the Application Fee
  3. Resume/Curriculum Vita
  4. Video Portfolio of Performance and Choreography
  5. Three Letters of Recommendation
  6. Transcripts of all Previous College Work
  7. Confirmation of Degree Conferral

In addition applicants must also attend an onsite audition that will include (register for an audition):

  1. Submission of a Writing Sample
  2. Interview with Dance Faculty
  3. Technique Audition in Ballet and Modern Dance
  4. Presentation of a solo performance of a choreographic work composed by the applicant

Entrance Requirements

Admission is based upon an aggregated evaluation of all application components.

Academic Advisor

Dana E. Nicolay, MFA Dance Advisor

Dionne Noble

 936.294.1588
 dln008@shsu.edu
 PAC 150 C

Office of Graduate Admissions


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