The Ailey School
405 W 55th Street, New York, NY
- FAFSA School Code: 021719
- Phone: (212) 405-9008
- School Homepage
- Phone: (212) 405-9513
- Admissions Page
Financial Aid Office
- Phone: (212) 405-9135
- Financial Aid Page
The Ailey School, located in New York, New York, is a nonprofit private art school that offers students career training in the arts. The primary programs offered are dance, with more than eighty students graduating over the last several years.
Students can use a variety of means to gauge school performance. A school's graduation and loan default rates are among the strongest indicators of educational and career success. The Ailey School has a yearly graduation rate of 54%, and a loan default rate of near 11%.
The National Association of Schools of Dance, Commission on Accreditation has accredited the instruction & training provided by The Ailey School for over thirty-one straight years. Please visit alvinailey.org for more information on programs offered and consumer disclosures.
The program list below was created by historical graduation information reported by the school. This list may not represent the current curriculum offered. Visit the school's website to get more information about programs offered.
Find more information about available programs offered by The Ailey School by clicking the request information button to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (Ph.D.,M.D.,...)
- Dance (C)
- Tuition cost estimate: $10,350 per year*
- Required fees are estimated to be around $150*
- On average, $5,500 in student loans are owed upon completion of this program**
- Last year the graduating class was around twenty students
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The overall cost students will pay at The Ailey School is approximately $25,700 after scholarships, grants and other forms of aid are taken into consideration. To calculate a more personalized cost check out their cost calculator here. There may be an application fee required, please check with this school for more information. The school's financial aid department offers additional information regarding types of aid, how to apply and more. Students may contact the school by calling (212) 405-9135. The financial figures shown on this page provide information regarding costs and fees at this school, these numbers may change in a given year due to a variety of factors.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition estimates are between $10,000-$12,000
- Required fees: $160
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||88%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||88%||$6,804|
|Receiving Student Loans||81%||$5,455|
Note: The estimated default rate of students taking federal student loans in 2009 was around 11%.