Photo: BFA students in performance | Photo by Carolyn DiLoreto

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance

The Bachelor of Fine Arts offered at the USC Glorya Kaufman School of Dance is designed to prepare the artist, the innovator and the entrepreneur. The BFA is a four-year professional degree in preparation for a career in dance or dance-related fields.

USC Kaufman is at the forefront of developing a hybrid art form comprised of intersecting dance techniques expressed in new media, scholarship, studio practice, and choreography for the 21st century. USC Kaufman’s BFA program provides foundational insight, intellectual and artistic development, a robust performance repertory, exposure to world-renowned practicing artists, interdisciplinary projects, as well as conditioning for dancers and strategic career venture skills. Through opportunities for interdisciplinary study, students are able to explore collaborations and innovations with established partners.

Learn more about the groundbreaking curriculum and how to apply to the BFA program.