Degree Information

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Visual and Performing Arts - Dance Concentration (BFA VaPA Dance)


The Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Visual and Performing Arts offers a wide variety of opportunities for students to take courses in disciplines ranging from Art and Dance to Music and Theater. The VaPA concentration in Dance provides a strong foundation in dance scholarship through academics, technique and performance opportunities, leading towards careers as gainfully employed Dance professionals.  Savannah State University is the only open access institution in southern Georgia to offer the BFA degree with a concentration in dance.  Affordable education for a powerful degree.

Graduates from this program have pursued graduate school for higher degrees in education or performance & choreography, or become entrepreneurs.  Other degree holders enter the workforce directly as dance teachers and coaches at high schools, private studios and churches.  The opportunities are limitless with a strong education and degree.