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Why dance at SCC?

Professional Dance Training

SCC Dance offers:

  • Two degrees & one certificate
    • Associates of Applied Science in Dance Technology
    • Associates of Fine Arts in Dance
    • Certificate of Completion in Dance Technology
  • 40-50 classes per semester including:
    • Technique
    • Kinesiology
    • Choreography
    • Performance
    • Technology
    • Production
    • Theory
    • History
  • Three dance companies
    • Instinct Dancecorps (award-winning)
    • Moving Company
    • SAJE (Scottsdale Arizona Jazz Ensemble)
  • Residencies with 3-4 renowned guest artists annually


Dance for Fun

SCC Dance offers:

  • 45-60 classes per semester
  • Technique courses (multiple levels) in ballet, modern, jazz, tap, hip hop, ballroom (Latin, tango, swing)
  • Classes offered Pass/No Credit (not for a grade)
  • Informal performance opportunities for participating classes
  • 15+ passionate and committed full-time and adjunct faculty
  • A safe, respectful and diverse environment

    When you register for a class, you have the opportunity to join an enthusiastic group of individuals to explore the wonderful field of dance!


Need more reasons to dance with us?

  • One of the finest dance programs in the Southwest
  • Ranked 19th among the nation’s community college dance programs
  • Recipient of 14 Vibrant Arts Grants
  • Gala Honors at numerous regional American College Dance Association conferences
  • Graduates have attended ASU, NAU, U of A, Trinity Laban (London), University of Utah, CalArts, Sam Houston State, University of Texas, University of Oklahoma, Cornish College of the Arts, Cal State Fullerton, and joined local & national performing companies

For more information:

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