American Academy of Dramatic Arts – New York

120 Madison Ave, New York, NY

American Academy of Dramatic Arts - New York operates as a nonprofit private art school, which is located in New York, NY. The main program offered at this school is acting at the associate's degree level, with more than 390 aspiring artists graduating in the last several years. To help support students, American Academy of Dramatic Arts - New York may provide services like:

  • Academic counseling for students
  • Employing students to lower education costs
  • Employment search assistance

Students can use various means to evaluate school performance. A school's graduation and loan default rates are among the strongest indicators of educational and career success. American Academy of Dramatic Arts - New York has a yearly graduation rate of 81%, and a loan default rate of near 11%.

The Middle States Commission on Higher Education has accredited the instruction & training provided by American Academy of Dramatic Arts - New York for over five straight years. To read more and get consumer disclosures, please visit

Programs Offered

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.

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(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)

  • The tuition charges per year are around $29,900*
  • Required fees are estimated to be around $750*
  • From the last reported year the graduating class was around ninety students

*Amounts for tuition, fees, and supplies are an estimate which are calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimates and should be treated as informational tools only, contact the school for official information.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

Once scholarships, grants and other forms of aid are calculated, the expected average cost for students at American Academy of Dramatic Arts – New York is -. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. A fee of $50 is required from all applicants. 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.

Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.

Tuition & Fees Information

  • The estimated tuition range is around $30,000-$36,000 per year
  • Required fees for full-time students: $790

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 StudentsAverage Amount
Any Financial Aid89%-
Receiving Grants & Scholarships89%$12,015
Receiving Student Loans75%$10,506

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