Frequently Asked Questions

Dance FAQ's

You likely have a number of questions regarding the Dance degree programs at Grand Canyon University. The following FAQs should answer many of your questions. Your admissions representative is here to help with any additional questions you may have.

 

Who should I contact with questions about the Dance Education Program?

Is GCU Dance Line affiliated with the Dance Education Program? Are auditions for the Dance Education Program and the GCU Dance Line at the same time?

May non-dance education majors enroll in dance courses?

Do I have to audition to become a Dance Education major?

Do I have to audition to become a Dance Education minor?

How do I sign up for an audition?

What is the audition process like?

May I visit with my high school dance program or dance studio?

Are there dance performance scholarships?

If I have been awarded a Dance Performance Scholarship, is it subject to any special conditions? Do I have to audition to keep it?

What types of dance will I study?

What else will I study besides dance technique?

What is the transition to a college dance program like?

Who can I turn to for support?

What is Dance Ensemble? Do I need to register each semester? What if I am not cast in the Ethington Dance Ensemble?

What other opportunities will I have to perform?

If I am a transfer student, how do I know which coursework will transfer?

What are the dance facilities like at GCU?

Who are the faculty members in the Dance Education Program?

Are there opportunities to train and work with guest artists?

If I have concerns about tuition or registration where should I turn?