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Apply to the MA

To apply for the MA in Dance Education, applicants must complete the following steps:


1. Create an account on the Apply Yourself system:
2. Select "School of Education" --> "Other Programs" --> "MA in Dance Education" 
3. Complete the online application, making sure to include the following items:

    • An updated CV
    • Unofficial transcripts from all universities attended. (Please note that upon acceptance you will be required to submit official copies of all transcripts.)
    • Two letters of recommendation from appropriate academic or professional sources
    • A statement of purpose of approximately 500 words describing your objectives in undertaking graduate study. In reviewing applications, considerable importance is placed on the applicant's interest in and commitment to advanced study and professional development
    • A 5-15 minute video of your creative work. Please include a brief written synopsis of the video, describing the context of the piece and how to identify you if there is more than one performer. Upload the video(s) to YouTube as a public, private, or unlisted video and add the link(s) to your CV. Alternatively, you can mail a DVD of your work to: Kathleen Isaac, Hunter College Department of Curriculum and Teaching, 695 Park Avenue, 1023 West, New York, NY, 10065

4. Applicants must also attend an audition at Hunter College. Some applicants will be asked to stay for an interview following the audition; however, this is not indicative of whether or not an applicant is being considered for the program.


* The application deadline for Fall 2019 admission is February 15, 2019.

* Auditions will be held on March 9, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
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Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight 2018

Congratulations to graduates, Lauren Alifano, Rebecca Archer, Carmel Bernardo, Vanessa Giordano, Nicole Kadar, Laura Little & Angela Reid.
This AGDEP cohort, celebrates after recieving their Arnhold graduation pins. Jody Arnhold presented a pin to each graduate, signifying his/her induction into the Arnhold LEAD initiative as each promise to live up to the Hunter College motto, "Mihi Cura Futuri," The care of the future is mine. Joining the celebration are Hunter College President, Jenifer Raab, Hunter Dance Department Chair, Carol Walker, Dean Andrew Polsky and AGDEP Director, Kathleen Isaac.As artists, educators and scholars, each AGDEP graduate enters into a never ending commitment to lifelong learning and leadership in dance.

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