The dance program strives to lift itself from being only a skill-oriented learning environment by embodying a new consciousness. The objectives are to strengthen the personal accountability of each student; increase informed judgment; develop cooperative and collaborative practice; and enhance self-improvement and reflection.
Students acquire technical training through the study of Ballet, Jazz and Modern dance techniques. Beginning and intermediate levels of courses are available to address students' ability and interests. Studying Dance Composition and Dance Performance develops creative expression. Introduction to Dance enhances the understanding of dance as an art form. Introduction to Dance Education is offered for students whose goal is to teach dance.