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American Musical And Dramatic Academy

Overview of American Musical And Dramatic Academy

New York, NY is home to American Musical and Dramatic Academy. New York is a large city. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Degrees at American Musical and Dramatic Academy go up to the Bachelor's degree.

Areas of Study

The school has a tighter focus on specific areas of study than most colleges its size. Students commonly pursue studies in drama and performing arts.

American Musical and Dramatic Academy Selectivity

Prospective students are advised that admissions are not open to all; the school selects from among qualified applicants.

Student Body

American Musical and Dramatic Academy has 963 enrolled students (as of 2007-2008).

Student Life

The school has a residential or campus feel. American Musical and Dramatic Academy offers dorm rooms to a higher percentage of its students than do most colleges.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting American Musical and Dramatic Academy

American Musical and Dramatic Academy
2109 Broadway
New York , NY 10023
General Phone: (212) 787-5300
http://www.amda.edu

American Musical and Dramatic Academy Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Drama and Performing Arts587stagecraft

Number of programs and degrees for American Musical and Dramatic Academy in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Awarded
Number of
Programs
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years5871

American Musical and Dramatic Academy Student Body

In 2007-2008, American Musical and Dramatic Academy had a total enrollment of 963 students (1,126 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 45%
Women 55%
Full-Time 100%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 66%
Black 8%
Hispanic 6%
Asian 4%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 8%
(Foreign Students) 7%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 4%
18-19 34%
20-21 30%
22-24 20%
25-29 10%
30-34 1%
35-39 1%

American Musical and Dramatic Academy Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 79 %

American Musical and Dramatic Academy Room and Board (2007)

American Musical and Dramatic Academy offers campus housing for 1,017 of its 1,126 (full-time) students.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

American Musical and Dramatic Academy Admissions and Selectivity

Acceptances:

GroupApplicantsAcceptedPercent
Accepted
EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled
Total1,17190277%47653%
Men39936190%21560%
Women77254170%26148%

Application Requirements:

ItemRequirement
GPArecommended
Class Rankrecommended
High School Recordrecommended
College Prep Programrecommended
Recommendationsrequired
Formal Demonstration of Competencerequired
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)recommended

American Musical and Dramatic Academy Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 26,480
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 26,480
Room and board $ 6,700
Room charge $ 6,700
Books and supplies $ 900
Other expenses $ 4,300

Financial Aid:
American Musical and Dramatic Academy participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 757200)

American Musical and Dramatic Academy Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year4$84,8422*
All faculty totalcalendar year4$84,8422*

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

American Musical and Dramatic Academy Degree Programs (2007)

Drama And Performing Arts
Dramatic/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft, Other

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What Sets American Musical and Dramatic Academy Apart:

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