Graduate School and Careers

The Career Development Center (CDC) offers a wide range of services to help students explore their career paths through internships, graduate school and one-on-one advising. Whether the ultimate goal is on stage or off, Dance majors can work with the CDC to learn how to articulate their academic experience as they form and refine their goals to navigate life after Mount Holyoke College. Learn more about Careers and Graduate School for Dance Majors >

Merli Guerra '09
Merli V. Guerra '09: taking Beginning Classical Indian Dance led to me touring the world with Devi’s company and the Deborah Abel Dance Company.
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Kristin Colvin Young '97: They can say no, and from the start, I relied on my love of Dance.
Kaitlin McCarthy '09
Kaitlin McCarthy '09: As a writer and dancer, I look for the values expressed within the dance, and evaluate how well the piece fulfilled those values.
Lila Reid '15
Lila Reid '15: Mount Holyoke gave me the opportunity to fuse my interests in dance and teaching through a career-oriented and practical approach.
Christiana Axelsen
Christiana Axelsen '03: I was encouraged and challenged to pursue those things that I am truly passionate about with rigor and discipline.
Lynette P. Rizzo '96
Lynette P. Rizzo: Learning about many facets of dance opened my eyes to a range of possibilities and prepared me to take on each opportunity I encountered.