Department of Dance Esther Boyer College of Music and Dance Temple University

Department of Dance Esther Boyer College of Music and Dance Temple University

Philadelphia, PA
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
82%
18%
student ratio
40
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 11
fall application deadline
76%
acceptance rate
3 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Dance Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Arts (MA)
      Master of Fine Arts (MFA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 6
    • Doctoral Degrees 2
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

76% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 51
    • Accepted 39
    • Acceptance Rate 76
    • Enrolled 14
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 11th December 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesminimum GPA of 3.0, audition/interview, and academic writing sample, dance questionnaire
    • Doctoral's Degreesminimum GPA of 3.0, audition/interview, and academic writing sample, dance questionnaire
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJanuary 15
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students40
    • Female Percentage82%
    • Male Percentage18%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students40
    • Part-time Percentage12%
    • Full-time Percentage88%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino10%
    • Black / African American13%
    • White / Caucasian55%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown19%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty18
    • Full-time Percentage39%
    • Part-time Percentage61%
    • Female Percentage78%
    • Male Percentage22%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchCultural studies, dance technology, aesthetics, choreography, dance research
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Dance

Esther Boyer College of Music and Dance
Temple University

1801 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19122-6096
United States

Dr. Sherril Dodds

Department Chair

Phone: 215-204-6280
Fax: 215-204-4957
Email: sherril.dodds@temple.edu

Ms. Norma Porter

Admissions Representative

Phone: 215-204-0533
Fax: 215-204-0533
Email: norma.porter@temple.edu


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