The only PhD in Dance Studies in Canada, offered by the oldest and largest university dance program in the country.
The focus of the Dance Studies program is to pursue dance research in preparation for careers in academia or the cultural sector. Employment possibilities for graduates range from teaching in post-secondary education to work in archives and museums, arts administration, publishing, journalism and the media.
Application deadline for the Dance MA and Dance Studies PhD programs is February 14, 2018.
See also Dance (MA and MFA)
- Comprehensive examination(s)
- AND Dissertation
|Minimum TOEFL (Paper-based)||577|
|Minimum TOEFL (Internet-based)||90-91|
|IELTS (Academic Module)||7|
|YUELI||Academic Program Level 9 with Pass|
|YUELI Graduate Studies Preparation Program (GSPP)||Graduate with Honours|
|MELAB||Overall score of 82, no component score less than 80|
|CAEL||Overall score of 65, no component score less than 60|
|Minimum CPE Score||C1|
|Minimum CAE Score||C|
Additional Admission Requirements
Number of Recommendation(s)
- 3 recommendation(s)
- Master’s degree in dance or a related field in the fine arts (such as music), the humanities (such as history or women’s studies) or the social sciences (such as anthropology)
- Statement of interest
- Two examples of scholarly writing
- Resumé or CV