This program is intended to enable students to develop the necessary academic, technical and analytical skills that will provide them with a measurable foundation in the basics of sound dance practices. This degree is useful to an individual seeking employment in the entertainment, performance, or education fields. As with any liberal arts degree, salaries vary according to the career path chosen by the degree holder.

With an Associate of Arts degree in Dance from STC, students will have attained the pre-professional foundation skills necessary to compete for beginning positions as instructors and/or performers.

In addition to career options in the field of Dance, students may also choose to pursue advanced degrees in related fields such as education, history & criticism, choreography, arts management, directing, or performance.

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