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BDC’s Professional Semester is ideal for advanced dancers ready to launch their professional careers. This program is open to dancers from the USA and international students.
This 4-month intensive full-time program is designed to give you the skills and connections you need to establish yourself as a working dancer. If you’re coming from a university or high school dance program, or are pre-professional looking for further momentum to establish connections in New York, BDC will provide you with the practical knowledge and experience needed for a successful career in dance. In addition to your scheduled weekly classes with our Faculty you’ll attend industry seminars, networking opportunities, private masterclasses in a variety of genres, mock auditions that provide real-world experience, and a final industry showcase. This program will give you the confidence to take that next step in your career. Get ready to work!
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Some elements of this full-time intensive program include:
Looking for a summer program? Check out our 8-week Summer Professional Semester
This summer program is available only to U.S. Citizens and Resident Aliens (Green Card holders).
Looking for more flexibility? Try our Independent Training Program open to ALL students!
Please contact us at [email protected] for instructions on how to apply for the Professional Semester.
$4100 for a 4-month Professional Semester
Once you are accepted into the program, a deposit of $2,050 (half tuition) is due within 30 days of acceptance to secure your spot. The balance is due upon starting the program.
Upon acceptance, you will be sent a link to pay online or you may mail a check.
A student wishing to withdraw from the program early must notify Broadway Dance Center in writing. There are no refunds once you have begun the program, and no refunds will be given for any absences not made up during your period of study. Any approved withdrawals before the start of the program will incur a $150 administration fee.
*Tuition discount when paid via bank wire transfer
The Professional Semester requires 10 years or more of training or Advanced Standard as per BDC’s professional leveling.
No. You must acquire an M1 student visa. BDC is authorized under Federal law to enroll nonimmigrant alien students.
The Independent Training program is open to dancers of all levels, to hone in on their training while maintaining a flexible work-life balance. The Professional Semester is audition-based for advanced dancers looking to launch their professional careers through a rigorous training structure.
The mission of the Serge Onik Dance Scholarship with Broadway Dance Center is to provide access to dance education for people who lack such resources. The people who are accepted to receive the scholarship come from minority backgrounds, socioeconomic challenges, and/or are first-generation immigrants. This scholarship can be applied for the four month Independent Professional Semester.
If you have more questions please email [email protected]