Five, six, seven, eight…Ready to learn more about a career in the world of dance?
Do you want to move with greater agility and flexibility? San Diego Mesa College’s
Dance program introduces you to a unique mode of artistic expression and study that
paves the way toward a Dance Certificate, Degree, and a fulfilling career in dance. Take
part in the program's nurturing and fun environment, with supportive dance educators
who will meet you at your unique level of ability and create spaces where you can
feel safe to explore the capabilities of your body. Our demanding technical dance
classes and rewarding exploration classes in theory, history, and choreography will
provide you with the opportunity to explore the creation of movement as a rich part
of the fabric and culture of our world. Diverse dance courses, including ballet, modern,
jazz, hip hop, tap, belly dance, ballroom, Latin Dance, and other dance forms will instill
you with a global awareness and appreciation for different cultures’ contributions
that extends far beyond the art form. By joining Mesa College’s vibrant dance community,
you will also have the opportunity to participate in choreographed performances and
presentations with your talented peers. See how the Dance Program helps you tap into
your potential as a mover and take your first step toward a professional dance career
or your continued education at another dance college in California and beyond.
Below are some frequently asked questions about the Dance Program at Mesa College.
Program Learning Outcomes