Dance Program Mission: The dance program shall prepare students in dance or related fields by means of intensive two year training in dance performance, technique, history, and choreography. The program shall also promote continual study in dance, community outreach, critical thinking, and creativity, thus encouraging life-long learning.
Casper College is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Dance (NASD)
What are the features of Casper’s program?
The dance degree program at Casper College provides academic and intensive training in dance to prepare you for transfer to a four-year institution.
A graduate of the Casper College Associate of Arts in Dance program:
- has a strong foundation in dance history, including major trends, styles and choreographers.
- demonstrates an understanding of performance in the four major dance genres: ballet, modern, jazz and tap.
- has a strong understanding of the choreographic and improvisational fundamentals.
- receives a well-rounded education that also encourages the student to develop their studies in other areas of through a variety of elective courses and performance opportunities.
With the combination of hardworking and kind students, wonderful facilities, creative and challenging classes, exciting productions, and a dedicated professional faculty and staff, we believe that you have all the resources necessary to succeed.