Dance at The University of the Arts
UArts is located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and approximately 1,530 students attend the school each year. In the 2020-2021 academic year, 69 students received a bachelor's degree in dance from UArts.
Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Dance section at the bottom of this page.
UArts Dance Degrees Available
- Bachelor’s Degree in Dance
- Master’s Degree in Dance
UArts Dance Rankings
The following rankings from College Factual show how the dance progam at UArts compares to programs at other colleges and universities.
Note: While rankings may be a good starting point when you're researching a school, they don't necessarily highlight all of a school's strengths. Don't forget to check out the other details that are available for a school to see if it has what you're looking for in a program.
Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings
The dance major at UArts is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Dance. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.
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|Best Value Dance Master’s Degree Schools||33|
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Earnings of UArts Dance Graduates
The median salary of dance students who receive their bachelor's degree at UArts is $21,267. This is less than $21,579, which is the national average of all dance majors in the nation who earn bachelor's degrees.
Dance Student Demographics at UArts
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the dance majors at The University of the Arts.
UArts Dance Bachelor’s Program
Prospective students may be interested in knowing that this school graduates 19% more racial-ethnic minorities in its dance bachelor's program than the national average.*
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from The University of the Arts with a bachelor's in dance.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||30|
|Hispanic or Latino||9|
UArts Dance Master’s Program
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from The University of the Arts with a master's in dance.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||4|
|Hispanic or Latino||0|
UArts also has a doctoral program available in dance. In 2021, 0 student graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.
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- Fine & Studio Arts
- Arts & Media Management
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Careers That Dance Grads May Go Into
A degree in dance can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for PA, the home state for The University of the Arts.
|Occupation||Jobs in PA||Average Salary in PA|
|Art, Drama, and Music Professors||5,050||$80,740|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Image Credit: By Beyond My Ken under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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