Dance

Program Manager:

Cindy Jones

Phone:

(208) 732-6474

Email:

cynthiajones@csi.edu

Focus Area Advisor:

Amy Hoff

Phone:

(208) 732-6528

Email:

ahoff@csi.edu

Program Overview:

Transform your passion into a profession.

Dedicated to creative excellence, the College of Southern Idaho Dance Program provides challenging opportunities for students to grow as artists, performers, teachers, and choreographers. Surrounded by an intimate community of dancers and engaged faculty, students are encouraged to think creatively and take risks in their work all while developing their own personal voice. We offer a rigorous two-year program that prepares students to transition into four year university programs to complete a BA or BFA in dance or other disciplines.

Scholarships are available.

Program Outcomes:

Upon successful completion of the Dance program, a student will be able to:

Display knowledge of history, terminology, practice, methods, and literature of dance.

Demonstrate understanding of the development of dance through the study of representative periods and styles of dance.

Demonstrate knowledge of technical and performance responsibilities necessary for dance productions.

Demonstrate creativity, critical thinking, and problem solving skills as they apply to dance.

Demonstrate understanding of diverse ideas, methodologies, and cultural diversity within dance and cultures.

Career Information:

Dancers; Choreographers

*Talk to an advisor for additional career choices