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BFA in Dance, Dual Teaching Certifications

Bachelor of Fine Arts

Dual Teaching Certification 

Minimum Required: 130 semester credit hours

General Requirements

  1. The general education core curriculum courses are listed in the degree plan below along with the statewide component code number. See the General Education Core Curriculum section of this catalog for the Texas State requirements and options in the core curriculum, including Honors courses.
  2. Students should consult an academic advisor to help you choose an additional teaching field and for sequencing of courses.
  3. A second teaching field is required in this degree program.
  4. Skill level will be evaluated by faculty to determine course placement in ballet, jazz, and modern technique classes.
  5. Teacher certification majors must maintain an overall GPA of 2.75, a major GPA of 2.75, and a GPA of 2.75 in all required education courses. Students who fail to do so will be advised into another program.  
  6. In addition to the major requirements, students must also complete 21 hours of professional sequence courses through the College of Education. All coursework must be completed prior to EDST 4681.
  7. Summer course work may be need to complete the degree in a timely manner.

For more information about the BFA in Dance with emphasis in Teacher Certification, please contact Nicole Wesley at