Dance Studies

Professional Dance Certificate Program 

Certificate Level: Undergraduate
Admission Requirements: High school diploma or GED equivalency
Certificate Type: Certificate
Number of Credits of Completion: 18.0
Instructional Delivery: Campus
Calendar Type: Quarter
Maximum Time Frame: 1 year
Financial Aid Eligibility: Not aid eligible
Classification of Instructional Program (CIP) Code: 50.0399
Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) Code: 27-2031


The certificate in dance studies is a 1-year option for any qualified professional dancer to assess whether they have the interest and aptitude for entering an undergraduate dance program. The certificate program has no entrance requirement beyond possession of a high school diploma or GED equivalency. All credits earned in the certificate of study in dance will be transferable into the part-time or full time BS degree in Dance.

General Requirements
DANC 100Survey of Dance Studies3.0
DANC 260Injury Prevention for Dance3.0
DANC 201 [WI] Dance Appreciation3.0
DANC 210Introduction to Dance3.0
DANC 330Introduction to Laban Movement Analysis3.0
DANC 355Rhythmic Study for Dance3.0
Total Credits18.0

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