American Musical and Dramatic Academy: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - ExcellentQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - ExcellentCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Poor
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American Musical and Dramatic Academy is a private not-for-profit school with 1,430 students enrolled. This institution was originated in 1964 and is one of the 83 colleges located in New York City, New York.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
1
American Musical and Dramatic Academy will give you the opportunity to earn a 2-year certificate or bachelor's degree.

AMDA deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers one major -- Other Theatre Arts and Stagecraft. Read the details about Curriculum offered at this college and see the prorgam Rating compared to other colleges.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
79%
The student retention rate at American Musical and Dramatic Academy is fair at 79% (above New York average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at American Musical and Dramatic Academy is great - 93%. About 7% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at AMDA is a bit disappointing: 30:1. Learn more regarding instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$31,400
Average tuition prices are extremely high - $31,100 per academic year. The additional fees at American Musical and Dramatic Academy not covered by tuition are roughly $300; this comes to $31,400 per year.

Read the details about American Musical and Dramatic Academy additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
43%
According to recent data, 3,532 applications were submitted and 1,524 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to enroll at this school.

The undergraduate application fee at AMDA is $50.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at American Musical and Dramatic Academy and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (212) 787-5300 or check American Musical and Dramatic Academy Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$6,700
American Musical and Dramatic Academy provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 1,000 students, which provides a nice on-campus housing option. The room price is reasonable, roughly $6,700 per year.

Based on the college crime data, American Musical and Dramatic Academy seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

American Musical and Dramatic Academy Location and Maps



Post Address: American Musical and Dramatic Academy, 211 West 61st Street, New York City, New York 10023, USA
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