Learn about our career-oriented program that offers the opportunity
to study tap, jazz, and ballet with an emphasis in theater dance while
working toward a Bachelor of Performing Arts in dance degree, a Bachelor
of Science in dance management, a Bachelor of Science in American dance
pedagogy degree, or a Master of Fine Arts in Dance degree.
Audition for admission to the department and a scholarship if you are a high school senior
or transfer student.
Learn about The American Spirit Dance Company.
Meet our faculty of nationally recognized performers and choreographers.
Parents & Teachers:
Learn about exciting things happening in dance at OCU's
Ann Lacy School of American Dance and Arts Management.
Observe auditions and technical leveling.
Meet our faculty.
Interested dancers wishing to be considered for admission to the undergraduate
dance program and a dance scholarship should register for the Dance
at OCU! Admission & Scholarship Audition held twice a year.
Each audition has different guidelines and procedures. The registration deadline for the Dance Admission and Scholarship audition is the Tuesday before each audition.
The dance program will not accept admission audition registrations or video submissions from auditioners with ACT scores below 19 or SAT scores below 920 (excluding writing test) for the performance major, or ACT scores below 21 or SAT scores below 1000 (excluding writing test) for the dance management and American dance teacher major, or where this information has not been provided. THESE SCORES ARE REQUIRED INFORMATION AND MAY NOT BE OMITTED.
Transfer students are required to submit college transcripts to be evaluated to be eligible to audition. Transcripts may be sent prior to registering for the audition or immediately after registering. Transcripts do not have to be official copies. Official or unofficial transcripts can be submitted to Amanda Craig via email (firstname.lastname@example.org ), fax (405-208-5313) or mail (OCU Dance, Attn: Jennifer Polvado, 2501 N. Blackwelder, Oklahoma City, OK 73106). If you have questions about submitting transcripts, please contact Amanda at email@example.com or 405-208-5644.