Search within:
Apply for M.A. in Community Dance
Cultivating community through dance.

Apply for M.A. in Community Dance

Come dance with us in beautiful Athens, Ohio to deepen your artistry, skills, and knowledge as a community-engaged artist, teacher, researcher, and innovator.


February 1 – Deadline for international applicants
February 1 – Application deadline for full consideration for Graduate Assistantships (both international and domestic applicants)
March 1 – Deadline for domestic applicants

Step One

Standard Application to the Graduate College:

  • Completed Application Form
  • Transcripts
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation (at least one from the field of Dance)
  • Resumé or Curriculum Vitae

Apply Now

Step Two

Additional Materials Required for Application to M.A. in Community Dance:

  • Statement of Intent (2 pages). Why are you applying to the MA in Community Dance program? What are your future goals? How have your previous experiences and education prepared you for this program, and for a career in the field of community-engaged dance?
  • Interview with School of Dance faculty. Upon receiving a completed application, the Graduate Chair will contact applicants to schedule the interview.

    For full consideration for Graduate Assistantship funding, it is highly recommended that you submit the following supporting materials:

    • Photos
    • Video links
    • Links to blogs/vlogs
    • Website link
    • Sample lesson plans or other evidence of teaching experience
    • Published performance reviews
    • Grant applications

Submit Additional Materials