Centennial College

Dance - Performance

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Program Information

School:Centennial College
Faculty:School of Communications, Media, Arts and Design
Degree:Diploma; Online
Field of Study:Dance, General
Description:Centennial College's Dance – Performance program, the ultimate stepping stone to becoming a professional dancer, helps you dance your way to a fulfilling career.

Facilitated by the School of Communications, Media, Arts and Design, the dynamic Dance Performance program is on the cutting edge of what's new, innovative, current and popular in today's dance culture. This college diploma program focuses on helping you to develop a high standard of performance and technical dance skills in: Commercial dance; Hip-hop; Ballet; Jazz; Contemporary; Cultural; World trends; Indigenous North American dance forms; Acrobatics; Singing; Choreography; and Pas de deux.

Some of the courses are held in labs/studios but the first semester can be completed at a distance for those unable to travel. The School of Communications, Media, Arts and Design has invested in virtualization and simulation software which enables students learning at a distance in any of our programs to operate computer lab technology at a distance and simulate other learning experiences.
URL:Dance - Performance at Centennial College
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $16,376

This cost estimate is based on two semesters, and includes incidental fees.

Admission Requirements


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 English 

Applicants are required to have an Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent, or mature student status (19 years or older); and English Grade 12 C or U, or equivalent (minimum grade required) or take the Centennial College English Skills Assessment for Admission.

Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 550] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.0] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 60]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
Applicants are required to have previous training in any style of dance. All candidates must attend a mandatory program admission session where you will audition by: performing a solo routine in any style of dance; and performing taught steps in ballet, jazz and hip-hop. During your audition you will be assessed and evaluated on the following criteria: basic dance knowledge and technique; strength and flexibility; and ability to learn and perform taught choreography. Please bring a resume to submit and discuss. The resume should include the following information: dance training, dance experience, dance awards and certificates (if any), and dance examination results (if any). If candidates are unable to attend the program admission session in-person, a showreel and resume can be submitted for review and evaluation. Note: After applying, you will receive a letter with instructions on how to prepare for and book your program admission session.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on March 12, 2021

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