American Academy of Dramatic Arts-New York

New York, NY, USA
3.90 Average Rating

The American Academy of Dramatic Arts-New York was founded in 1884 and is the oldest acting school in the nation. The private academy is a nonprofit and located in the Manhattan borough of New York City. AADA offers an Associate’s of Occupational Studies degree in either acting or drama/theatre arts and stagecraft. Students must be invited back to study after their first year.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 2 Year
Campus Setting City
In State Students
10%
Out of State Students
84%
0
100
82%
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
310
Total Number of Undergrads
310
Academic Calendar

Semester

Learning Options
  • Honors Program
Student:Faculty Ratio
8:1
National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$36,604
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$34,170
Out-of-State Tuition
$34,170
Students Receiving Financial Aid
97%
Average Aid Per Year
$10,095
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
32%
68%
Student Organizations
1
Size of Town
City: Large
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$31,300
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What Students Are Saying

3.90 Average Rating
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Jazmín from Mexico
I've talked to people that are attending and people that work there. They're so helpful; and kind! And the school has so many opportunities for me.
Elizabeth from Enterprise, FL

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