Department of Dance College of Arts and Sciences Texas Woman's University

Department of Dance College of Arts and Sciences Texas Woman's University

Denton, TX
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
93%
7%
student ratio
42
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
37%
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 9
    • Doctoral Degrees 3
    • 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? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

37% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 16
    • Accepted 6
    • Acceptance Rate 37
    • Enrolled 4
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $75
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's Degreesaudition, 3 letters of recommendation, interview, writing sample, and resume, personal essay
    • Doctoral's Degreesinterview, 3 letters of reference, personal essay, and curriculum vitae, DVD portfolio of artistic work
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

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 awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Tuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students42
    • Female Percentage93%
    • Male Percentage7%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students42
    • Part-time Percentage57%
    • Full-time Percentage43%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino12%
    • Black / African American20%
    • White / Caucasian55%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown11%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty9
    • Full-time Percentage78%
    • Part-time Percentage22%
    • Female Percentage78%
    • Male Percentage22%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchPerformance, choreography, pedagogy, somatic practices, theorizing artistic practice
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Department of Dance

College of Arts and Sciences
Texas Woman's University

304 Administration Drive
Denton, TX 76201
United States

Prof. Mary Williford Shade

Interim Chair and Professor

Phone: 940-898-2086
Fax: 940-898-2098
Email: dance@twu.edu

Dr. Samuel Wheeler

Assistant Director of Admissions

Phone: 940-898-3188
Fax: 940-898-3081
Email: wheelersr@twu.edu


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