New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts: Review & Facts

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New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts is a private for-profit school with 265 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1980 and is one of the 83 colleges and schools located in New York City, New York.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
1
At New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts you can receive your 2-year certificate.

New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 1 major -- Acting. The most popular concentration is Film and Acting. Read the details about Curriculum offered at this college and see the prorgam Rating against other schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when 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. However, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
62%
New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts student retention rate is relatively low at 62% (way below New York average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts is low: 47%.

Student to faculty ratio at New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts is reasonably decent - 18:1.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$30,300
Average tuition cost is very high, about $29,800 per year. The additional fees at New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts beyond tuition are approximately $500; this totals $30,300 a year.

Read the details about New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts 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
77%
As reported in recent government data, 299 applications were submitted and 229 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to enroll at this school.

The college will consider accepting credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities) at entry.

Dual Credits
Accepted
No
The undergraduate application fee at NYCDA is $50.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (212) 645-0030 or check New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts Website.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$18,700
There are options for on-campus part-time employment at NYCDA, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates around 100 students, which offers a viable on-campus housing option. The room price is very high: roughly $18,700 per year.

Based on the college crime numbers, New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts Location and Maps



Post Address: New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts, 39 W 19th Street, New York City, New York 10011-4225, USA
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