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Career Options & Highlights

The Dance Studies program at Folsom Lake College offers students the opportunity to develop a breadth of multi-disciplinary dance abilities and knowledge. This program provides students with an exploration of world dance history, pedagogy, injury prevention, and technical skills in classical and contemporary styles including, but not limited to, Ballet, Jazz, Modern, Contemporary, Hip-Hop, and Ethnic/Folk forms. Career options such as performing, choreography, dance studio business ownership, dance movement therapy, and non-profit arts management will enhance students’ appreciation of dance as a global industry, as well as a cross-culturally meaningful expressive form. Comprehensive, academically rigorous classes will sharpen their leadership and critical thinking skills, preparing students for success in dance either at a university or in the workplace.

Career Options
Choreography
Dance Studio Business Ownership
Dance Movement Therapy
Non-Profit Arts Management
Pedagogy
Performing
Teacher Training
Teaching

Highlights
- Folsom Lake College's main Folsom campus features a lofty spacious Dance Studio with sprung hardwood flooring, natural light, floor to ceiling mirrors, state of the art sound and educational systems, and a costume storage facility. Each semester, the instructional classes have the opportunity to perform in the semester end showcase "Evening of Dance," at the Harris Center for the Arts, featuring FLC's resident dance company, MOSAIC.

Updated 06/01/16

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    Class schedule now online

    The Spring 2018 class schedule is online now! Click on the photo for more info.
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    Click here for the Fall 2017 final exam schedule
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