Study dance to bring about your best performance potential.
The Dance Studies program allows for the flexibility to connect dance to an outside area of study.
As a B.A. Dance Studies major you’ll receive a comprehensive technical dance training built on a solid liberal arts foundation. This allows for the opportunity to double major and connect outside interests, preparing you for a wide range of careers.In the FSC Dance Program you will study a wide range of dance techniques including ballet and contemporary modern to jazz dance and improvisation. Additionally, you will take various theory courses such as choreography and dance pedagogy and have the opportunity to study with dance professionals through rehearsals and guest artist residencies. As a FSC Dance major you will hone your voice and craft as a future artist.
Additional Audition Requirement for Dance
First-Class FacilitiesEnjoy learning every day in a brand new state-of-the-art, 4,700-square-foot facility—The Wynee Warden Dance Studio—built specifically for the Dance program.
Festival of Fine Arts
For more than 50 years, FSC's Festival of Fine Arts has brought world-class dancers to campus. The Festival also provides opportunities to perform for the public through two faculty and guest artist choreographed concerts and two student choreographed performances each year.Learn More
Personalized InstructionOur experienced, dedicated faculty, as well as world-class guest artists, will mentor you and help you develop the discipline, self-confidence, and drive for a successful career in dance.
Performance OpportunitiesAbundant opportunities for performance and real-world learning make Florida Southern College the ideal place to unleash your creative potential and hone your artistry.
Erin LaSala Phillips
First-YearsAll freshman applicants to Florida Southern Colleges full-time degree programs must submit the following information:
- A completed application form
- An official high school transcript
- SAT and/or ACT scores (unless applying Test-Optional)
- Academic recommendation
TransfersApplying to Florida Southern as a transfer student is easy.
A completed application form
- Personal statement
- All official college transcripts
- Social standing form
If transferring less than 24 credits, we also need your:
- Official high school transcript
- SAT and/or ACT scores
Additional Admission Requirements for Dance
- Students must audition and be accepted into the B.F.A, or B.A programs. Auditions are also required for the Minor in Dance.
Festival of Fine Arts: A Celebration of Creativity and Culture in Lakeland
This year's Festival commences on September 19.
Awesome Guests Visiting the Department of Theatre and Dance
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FSC Students Performing at the Retirement Community
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