American Academy is located in New York, NY (a large city). The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. The highest degree level offered by American Academy is the Associate's degree.
The school has a tighter focus on specific areas of study than most colleges its size. American Academy is known for its programs in drama and performing arts.
The school does not offer open admission. American Academy admitted just 53% of applicants in 2007-2008.
The school had 228 enrolled students in 2007-2008.
The school reports its educational mission is:
"To provide a broad and practical education to all persons interested in pursuing an acting career."
More complete details are provided below.
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American Academy of Dramatic Arts
120 Madison Ave
New York , NY 10016
General Phone: (212) 686-9244
|General Category||Degrees||Most Common Majors [see all]|
|Drama and Performing Arts||104||acting|
Number of programs and degrees for American Academy in 2008-2009:
In 2007-2008, American Academy had a total enrollment of 228 students (256 full-time equivalent).
Students in the Freshman Class:
Students By Class:
Students by Age:
Retention Rates (2007):
The school does not offer campus housing.
The school does not offer students a meal plan.
|Class Rank||not required|
|High School Record||required|
|College Prep Program||not required|
|Formal Demonstration of Competence||required|
|Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)||recommended|
|TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)||not required|
Expenses and Financial Aid:
|In-state tuition and fees||$ 20,000|
|Out-of-state tuition and fees||$ 20,000|
|Books and supplies||$ 900|
American Academy participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 746500)
Salaries for full-time faculty:
Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):
|Full-Time Faculty Level||Contract Length||Number Men||Avg Salary Men||Number Women||Avg Salary Women|
|All faculty total||calendar year||2||*||4||$69,600|
*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.
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What Sets American Academy Apart:
|% of degrees in drama and performing arts |
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|Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs |
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|Salaries of full-time faculty |
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|Selectivity (based on % of applicants accepted) |
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
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