American Academy of Dramatic Arts-Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA, USA
3.29 Average Rating

The American Academy of Dramatic Arts in Los Angeles opened in 1974, a sister campus to the original New York one founded in 1884. The American Academy of Dramatic Arts teaches the process and preparation of acting as a craft through “an immersive educational experience.” The LA campus is located in Hollywood, adjacent to the first movie studio back lot, and features acting and camera studios. The institution confers Associate degrees (through their 2-year Conservatory Program), at the end of which students can audition for The Academy Company. They also have academic partnerships for completion of a bachelor’s degree.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 2 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
19%
Out of State Students
40%
0
100
79%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Rolling Admissions

The college has rolling admissions, which means applications are accepted any time throughout the year.

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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Associate's
Total Number of Students
280
Total Number of Undergrads
280
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Summer Sessions
Student:Faculty Ratio
14:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$39,696
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$36,190
Out-of-State Tuition
$36,190
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%
Average Aid Per Year
$9,171
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
41%
59%
Size of Town
City: Large
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Los Angeles
New York
San Francisco
Seattle
Denver
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$32,700
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What Students Are Saying

3.29 Average Rating
This college is for the actors and actresses in training. If you absolutely love the dramatic arts , this is a college for you. The teachers , students and staff are amazing people and are family you will love.
A from Northridge, CA

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