American Film Institute Conservatory

Overview of American Film Institute Conservatory

American Film Institute Conservatory is located in a large city, in Los Angeles, CA. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Degree levels at American Film Institute Conservatory top out at the Master's degree.

Areas of Study

The school tries to do a few things and do them well, and doesn't offer a huge range of majors. Students at American Film Institute Conservatory often study photography and commercial art.

American Film Institute Conservatory Selectivity

The admissions department at the school does not accept all those who apply.


By paying its faculty better than most schools, American Film Institute Conservatory tries to attract and retain a high quality teaching staff.

Student Body

The school offers classes to 347 students (348 full-time equivalent). A very high share of students at American Film Institute Conservatory are male.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting American Film Institute Conservatory

American Film Institute Conservatory
2021 N Western Ave
Los Angeles , CA 90027-1625
General Phone: (323) 856-7600

American Film Institute Conservatory Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Photography and Commercial Art116film studies

Number of programs and degrees for American Film Institute Conservatory in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Postbaccalaureate certificate91
Master's degree1071

American Film Institute Conservatory Student Body

In 2007-2008, American Film Institute Conservatory had a total enrollment of 347 students (348 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Graduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 55%
Black 7%
Hispanic 4%
Asian 6%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 1%
(Foreign Students) 26%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
20-21 0%
22-24 24%
25-29 46%
30-34 17%
35-39 9%
40-49 4%
50-64 0%

American Film Institute Conservatory Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Los Angeles, California for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other California Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

American Film Institute Conservatory Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount

Financial Aid:
American Film Institute Conservatory participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2222000)

American Film Institute Conservatory Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year13$76,7752*
All faculty totalcalendar year13$76,7752*

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

American Film Institute Conservatory Degree Programs (2007)

Photography And Commercial Art
Film/Cinema Studies

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American Film Institute Conservatory Highlights

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What Sets American Film Institute Conservatory Apart:

% of degrees in photography and commercial art
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Male % of student body
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Top 9%American Film Institute Conservatory Male % of student body
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