Dance. Now. At UMass Amherst
Become a sustainable artist trained and educated for a successful career in the arts.
Receive high-caliber professional training in modern dance and ballet.
Learn many different dance techniques with an emphasis on jazz, contemporary dance, and world dance forms.
Study with nationally and internationally recognized faculty from the Five College Consortium (UMass Amherst, Amherst, Hampshire, Mount Holyoke, and Smith Colleges.
Prepare for the technical and theoretical aspects of dance.
Earn a Bachelor of Arts or a bachelor of Fine Arts degree.
Join a strong and supportive community of dancers at a large university.
Celebrate the beauty of different kinds of people, body types, and intelligences.
Be transformed by performance and the power of dance.
Network with accomplished alumni working as performers, teachers, or in other aspects of dance.