Texas State University - 200 Hour yoga Teacher Training Program for Dancers
(Dance 1114)

In this training you will learn:

  • How to teach and practice all of the major yoga poses taught in yoga classes

  • Anatomy, physiology, and biomechanics

  • Proper alignment in poses, their benefits and contraindications

  • Yoga history and philosophy

  • Meditation techniques

  • Pranayama - breathing techniques

  • Therapeutics, adjustments and modifications

  • Hands-on assists

  • Ethics

  • How to sequence your yoga class

  • Yoga methodology

  • Sanskrit 101 - yoga talk

  • Tools for living your yoga

Dates and Pricing
This yoga teacher training lasts 2 semesters, starting with the 2019 fall session and ending with the 2020 spring semester. you will become a certified yoga teacher in less than a year. upon COMPLETION of the program You will be a 200 Hour Registered Yoga Teacher with the Yoga Alliance.

there are two components for this training:

1. you must register for dance 1114 (both semesters) through TXST. registration starts april 1st for the dance 1114 component.

2. you must sign up for the wednesday night class, participate in all immersions and attend both semesters. sign up on this website.

recent grads or dance alumni
YOU CAN PARTICIPATE IN THIS PROGRAM! YOU WILL NOT REGISTER FOR DANCE 1114, BUT YOU WILL NEED TO AUDIT THIS CLASS BOTH SEMESTERS. THIS MEANS, YOU do not officially register through txst, but instead make arrangements through the dance department to audit the class. you will make your only payment through heart of texas yoga.

additional info
Dance 1114 will meet mondays and wednesdays 8:00 am - 9:20 AM.  this is part of your degree plan as a dance major and you can take this class without participating in the yoga teacher training certification program.

To qualify for the yoga teacher training, you must take the additional hours on certain wednesday nights for 2.5 hours and all immersions. the wednesday night sessions will be held from 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM. The immersion dates will be decided by the EXISTING COHORT SO all can be in attendance. the immersions are typically held on a saturday or sunday from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm.

the additional hours on WEDNESDAY evenings and the immersions are not part of your degree plan and not part of your REGISTRATIOn process as a dance major. 

teaching CERTIFICATES will be awarded based on your COMMITMENT to the program, attendance, assessment of teaching readiness and passing the final exam. this is an hour based program, not a grade based program.

A $100 non-refundable deposit is due at time of application for the yoga teacher training program.

Early Bird Prices
Pay by may 1st and get $100 OFF YOUR PROGRAM COST.

Refund Policy
special circumstances may warrant a partial refund within the first 30 days of the start of the program. Otherwise tuition is non-refundable.


I understand that tuition for this program is $1850.00 and that there is a $100 non-refundable deposit due with this application to secure my spot. Full tuition is due by the start of the program. Special payment arrangements are sometimes considered on a case by case basis. Payments can be made payable to Becky Jordan or Misti Galvan by check. We also accept payments on Pay Pal, Venmo, or via Credit Card for an additional fee.
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