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Dance program

  • Dance your way through school

    The dance program at SPC offers a wide variety of dance courses including Jazz, Modern and Ballet technique. Dancers as young as 16 are able to participate in the SPC dance program. There are beginning, intermediate and advanced levels. In addition to the regular dance classes, SPC offers many exciting dance workshops.


    Scholarships are available. For more information, contact Nancy Smith, 727-341-4361.

    No artist is ahead of his time. He is his time; it is just that others are behind the times.

    Martha Graham, dancer, choreographer

  • You can take dance classes as electives for your Associate in Arts degree or to meet common prerequisites for your chosen four-year major.

  • A liberal arts education with courses in Dance can serve as the foundation for advanced degrees and professions such as dancing, choreography, musical performance, producing, directing and teaching.

  • Explore your options

    • SPC's Career Services 
    • What Do You Like? - Explore career information from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
    • Choices Planner - Create a portfolio for your career exploration through the Florida Department of Education
    • SPC Career Pathways - A partnership between SPC and the Pinellas County School Board that gives high school students free college credit for high school and technical programs.

    By the numbers

    • Occupational Outlook Handbook – Job profiles covering hundreds of occupations from the U.S Bureau of Labor Statistics
    • Career One Stop - Tools for job seekers, students, businesses, and career professionals from the U.S. Department of Labor
    • What People Are Asking - Florida job and wage data for specific areas from Florida's Labor Market Statistics Center
  • Nancy Smith
    Academic Department Chair
    St. Petersburg/Gibbs Campus
    (727) 341-4361

    Kathleen Hicks
    Administrative Services Specialist
    St. Petersburg/Gibbs Campus

    April Giraldi
    Accounting Support Technician
    St. Petersburg/Gibbs Campus
  • As an SPC student, you can audition to performing in CoMotion Dance Theatre, the resident dance company at St. Petersburg College, which hosts two annual dance concerts. You can earn college credit by enrolling in the Dance Repertory classes or perform in off-campus performances. The concerts are choreographed by SPC faculty and are enhanced by the Guest Choreographer Series which commissions works from several local professional choreographers each year.

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