Academics

Dance

The Dance area of study, leading to an Associate in Arts degree, is designed for students planning to transfer to a four-year university to major in Dance after four semesters at Illinois Central College.

Degree

Associate in Arts (Transfer Program)
Total Credit Hours: 60

Program Requirements

Select a course number below to see a course description.

Recommended General Education Courses

Course Name Credit Hours
ENGL 110COMPOSITION I 3
ENGL 111COMPOSITION II  3
COMMUNICATION *3
SOCIAL SCIENCE *9
MATHEMATICS *3
LIFE SCIENCE/PHYSICAL SCIENCE *7
DANCE 115APPRECIATION OF DANCE 3
HUMANITIES *3
HUMANITIES/FINE ARTS *3

Recommended Program Courses

Course Name Credit Hours
DANCE 110BEGINNING TECHNIQUES OF CLASSICAL BALLET 2
DANCE 120INTERMEDIATE TECHNIQUES OF CLASSICAL BALLET 2
DANCE 130JAZZ DANCE I 1
DANCE 140MODERN DANCE I 1
DANCE 160MUSICAL THEATRE DANCE 1
DANCE 210ADVANCED TECHNIQUES OF CLASSICAL BALLET 2
DANCE 211ADVANCED TECHNIQUES OF CLASSICAL BALLET II 2
MUS 136MUSIC FUNDAMENTALS **3
THTRE 113INTRODUCTION TO TECHNICAL THEATRE 3
THTRE 115STAGE MAKE-UP 2
THTRE 122ACTING I 3

Elective Courses

Course Name Credit Hours
ELECTIVE ***1

* See specific requirements for Associate in Arts Degree.
** Student may enroll in MUS170/180 in lieu of MUS136 depending upon musical skill.
*** As needed to meet the 60 credit hour requirement.

Recommended Course Sequence

Semester Courses
Fall Semester 1DANCE 110; DANCE 130; DANCE 115; ENGL 110; Communication; Mathematics
Spring Semester 1DANCE 120; DANCE 160 or Elective; DANCE 140; ENGL 111; Physical Science; Social Science; Social Science
Fall Semester 2DANCE 210; Humanities/Fine Arts; THTRE 113; Social Science; MUS 136; THTRE 122
Spring Semester 2DANCE 211; DANCE 160 or Elective; THTRE 115; Humanities; Life Science

Program Contact Information

Arts and Behavioral Sciences

East Peoria Campus

Academic Building, Room 124A

(309) 694-5113

Illinois Career Cluster

Education and Training

Career Pathway:
Teaching/Training

General Bachelor Degree Transfer Options

Transfer agreements formalize the transfer process from ICC to other colleges and universities. For additional transfer information, including information on transfer partnerships and transfer guides:

Transfer Planning