Full-time faculty: Jee-Eun Ahn  Timothy Rubel

Adjunct Faculty: Erika Haynes, Nayeli Lopez Jessica Zamarripa


Texas A&M International University offers students the option to minor in dance (18 credit hours) or to take dance courses as general electives.  The Fine and Performing Arts building houses two dance studios and a full size performance theater.  Dance courses are given by accomplished faculty members and are offered in the following genres:

  • Ballet
  • Ballet Folklorico
  • Dance Conditioning
  • Flamenco
  • Jazz
  • Modern

Dance minors are also required to take courses in:

  • Dance History
  • Improvisation
  • Concert Choreography
  • Dance Conditioning


Every semester culminates in a major performance (2 nights) with all dance classes performing. They are filmed by Laredo Public Access Television.