Helpful Links for Dance majors

Career Planning
Job & Internship Search
Federal & State
Professional Associations


Career Planning

Bureau of Labor Statistics: Occupational Handbook  
Career Overview - Dance and Choreography
Careers in Dance
Dancers and Choreographers Occupational Outlook
Performing Arts Center Career Guide
What Can I Do With a Dance Major?


Job & Internship Search

Dance Net
Simply Hired - Dance Major
Location Specific Links 
Temporary Staffing Agencies 
Top Job/Internship General Search Sites  
Company Research


Federal and State 

Federal Job Search
Federal Jobs.Net
Go Government 
Government Jobs
Public Service Careers 
USA Jobs 


Professional Associations

Actors Equity Assocation
American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance
American Art Therapy Association
American Dance Guild
American Dance Therapy Association
American Federation of Television and Radio Artists
Dance USA
National Association for Music Therapy
National Association of Schools of Art & Design
National Association of Schools of Dance
National Association of Schools of  Theater
National Coalition of Creative Arts Therapies Associations
National Dance Association
National Dance Education Organization
Screen Actors Guild
Stage Directors and Choreographers Society



Performing Arts Schools

Spotlight on Career Transitions for Dancers

“[Dance] itself develops, through the years of training, the skills and qualities in dancers that make them exceptional in any post-performance endeavor they pursue.” — Elizabeth LaCause, CTFD

Read more from the official blog of the National Endowment for the Arts