Join an advanced, hybrid dance studies degree program designed for working professionals to enhance and extend your pedagogical and artistic practice.
Whether you perform, choreograph or teach, this six-semester program allows you to continue working while advancing your education. The curriculum provides a broad base of study in dance educational theory and creative practice.
Grow as an artist in classroom and studio environments in the only graduate degree program in dance in South Carolina.
Join the only graduate distance-learning program in dance studies for professionals in the Southeast.
A prior dance degree is not required, and professional experience in the dance field is a qualifier for admission.
A Notable Faculty
Study with faculty who hold professional and academic credentials in a variety of specializations.
Gain the professional and personal intelligence it takes to have a successful career.
Inspiring and guiding others to achieve common goals and reach their full potential
Presenting oneself creatively through a specific medium to an audience
Promoting or defending a cause or issue often using awareness, education and policy change
Learning about and respecting diverse cultures and beliefs
Exchanging information and ideas through speaking, writing or other means of expression
Foster learning by conveying knowledge, skills and concepts to students
Using your degree
Make your college experience the foundation for a successful future.
- K-12 Dance Educator
- Dance Educator
- Professional Dancer
- Arts Administrator
- Arts Organization
- Fundraising and Development