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Dance Studies at College of the Canyons

The dance program is designed to develop an appreciation of dance from both a non-movement and a movement perspective.
The program introduces and develops basic and intermediate and advance dance techniques. The program also provides on campus performance activities

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION
Dance classes offered include fundamental of dance, basic ballet, modern jazz, world, African, social, tap, performance, and choreography.

DISTINCTIVE FOCUS
The focus of the program is on providing students with a variety of dance styles, training, techniques and performance opportunities.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES
The following usually requires a four-year degree:

  • Professional Dancer
  • Choreographer
  • College Dance Instructor
  • Studio Dance Instructor
  • Dance Therapist
  • Dance Researcher

DEGREE REQUIREMENTS
An associate degree is not available in dance. Students wishing the associate degree should major in general education and include those classes listed on the COURSES webpage (either or both blocks) and other courses required by the transfer institution
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