Certificate in Dance

Learn more about the undergraduate certificate in Dance.

Undergraduate students interested in the Certificate in Dance must be in good standing and have completed at least 15 credits at Temple University by the initial requested semester of certificate coursework.

In addition to the online application and other requirements listed on the Certificates page, students must also submit a video recording (DVD) of a self-choreographed solo (two minutes maximum) which demonstrates the applicant's ability to develop movement ideas using some basic elements of composition.

The Certificate in Dance will be acknowledged on the official transcript at the time of the awarding of the bachelor's degree provided that the student successfully completes the following courses with a grade of C- or better in each course:

DANC 1804Jazz Dance I2
DANC 1811Movement Improvisation I2
DANC 1852Ways of Knowing Dance2
DANC 2853African Dance I2
Select one of the following:2
Hatha Yoga I
Pilates: Body Conditioning
Select one of the following:2
Modern Dance Technique I A
Ballet I A
Hip Hop
Total Credit Hours12