Apply Now to Earn Your MEd and Teaching License in Dance Education

Share your passion for dance with K-12 students as a licensed teacher in dance education. In just 12 months, you can earn your master’s degree and complete all the required coursework needed to start teaching dance in public schools. The University of Minnesota Arts in Education program is now accepting applications for the initial license 2024-25 teacher licensure program. Because dance teachers are in high demand both in Minnesota and across the nation, there has never been a better time to earn your dance teaching degree.

Application deadline: January 15, 2024 for the 2024-2025 cohort.

Already a licensed teacher but want to teach dance in public schools? The University of Minnesota is also accepting applications for the additional teaching license in dance.

Find out more about the initial and additional dance teacher licensure program here or by contacting Betsy Maloney Leaf at

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