American Academy of Dramatic Arts

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

120 Madison Avenue

New York, NY 10016

(212) 686-9244

(800) 463-8990

Fax: (212) 685-8093



Contact: Karen Higginbotham

Director of Admissions
Main Address

120 Madison Avenue

New York, NY 10016

(212) 686-9244

www.aada.org
Size

Total undergrads: 205

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 55

Degree-seeking undergrads: 205

Setting

Urban setting

Very large city (over 500,000)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $50

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Admission requirements:

Interview required
Essay(s) required
Considered if Submitted: SAT Reasoning Test
Considered if Submitted: ACT
If submitting ACT, the writing section is optional
Considered if Submitted: SAT Subject Tests

Very important admission factors:

Interview
Recommendations
Talent/Ability

Important admission factors:

Application Essay
Rigor of secondary school record

Considered:

Alumni Relation
Character/Personal Qualities
Extracurricular Activities
Standardized Test Scores
Work Experience
Level of Applicant’s Interest

Dramatic ability or potential, academic qualifications, maturity and motivation very important.


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing
Acting A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

American Academy of Dramatic Arts-New York Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(212) 686-9244
Website:www.aada.edu
Type of School:2-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online:www.aada.edu/admissions/application.html
Address:120 Madison Ave, New York, NY 10016
Setting:Rural: Distant
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:310
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:8 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:
Distance Learning Students*:310 (100% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$33,190
Out-of-state Tuition:$33,190
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:97%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$10,095

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

American Academy of Dramatic Arts-New York Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at American Academy of Dramatic Arts-New York.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Visual and Performing Arts1
Grand total1

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at American Academy of Dramatic Arts-New York.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at American Academy of Dramatic Arts-New York and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$33,190
Out-of-state$33,190
Books and supplies$570

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid10097%
Grant or scholarship aid10097%$10,095
Student loan aid7573%$17,973

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid25497%$8,531
Federal student loans12347%$11,500

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for American Academy of Dramatic Arts-New York. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled American Academy of Dramatic Arts-New York students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants440168272
Percent admitted100%78%84%
Percent admitted who enrolled30%26%32%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

American Academy of Dramatic Arts-New York Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment310
Undergraduate enrollment310
Graduate enrollment0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

American Academy of Dramatic Arts-New York Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • National Association of Schools of Theatre, Commission on Accreditation
    • Theatre (THEA) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs
    • Theatre (THEA) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs

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