Undergraduate Degree & Course Catalog
2016-17

Dance - Careers

Career Information and Further Study

Career Choices
  • Arts manager
  • Choreographer
  • Company director/artistic director
  • Dance consultant
  • Dance costume designer
  • Dance critic
  • Dance historian/writer
  • Dance notator
  • Dance performer
  • Dance production
  • Dance teacher
  • Dance therapist
  • Stage director
  • Studio owner/teacher

Alumni in Dance have been employed in the following ways:

Positions in dance at Disney World, Disney Studios & Universal Studios (Florida), Tokyo Disneyland, Eric Hawkins Dance Co., Hubbard St. Dance Co., Urban Bush Women, Complexions, DCDC, Houston Metropolitan Dance Company, Elisa Monte, Twyla Tharp, Billy Siegenfield-Jump Rhythm Jazz, Alpha Omega Theatrical Dance Company, Gus Giordano Jazz Dance Chicago, Radio City Rockettes, River North Dance Co., Murray Louis Dance Co., Ballethnic in Atlanta; and performers/choreographers in national and international touring companies of major musicals, television, music videos, Las Vegas attractions, and cruise ships. They also teach for colleges, universities, elementary/secondary schools, and studios. They are dance company producers/directors, as well as Broadway and Off-Broadway performers/choreographers.

What percentage of graduates goes on to find related employment?

70%

What percentage of graduates goes on to graduate school?

30%

Last updated: November 22 2021 21:01:55