Careers & Opportunities


Dance PhD graduates pursue or return to careers as professional choreographers and performers. They are well prepared to become artist-researchers, scholars and teachers in higher education. Additional opportunities include careers in arts policy and administration, and as dance educators and entrepreneurs.

Career Services

As a Temple student, you can also visit the University’s Career Center for support during your job or internship search. Drop in for a short visit or schedule a 30-minute coaching session to discuss components of your professional profile, including your résumé and LinkedIn presence.

Career services can provide

Learn more about Temple’s Career Center.