Does AMDA give scholarships?

We give over $14 million to students in scholarships each year. These institutionally funded need and/or merit-based awards are given to students based on the results of the audition, application and FAFSA.

Is dance a sport in college?

The NCAA defines a sport as “an institutionalized activity involving physical exertion with the primary purpose being competition versus other teams or individuals within a collegiate competition structure.” Since dance is not considered a sport by the NCAA, it does not get enough funding to enter more competitions.

Is AMDA a good school for acting?

AMDA is ranked #1 of the Best Performing Arts Colleges in America for 2021 on, based on student reviews and data from the U.S. Department of Education.

Does AMDA New York have dorms?

AMDA New York residence halls are located on the prestigious Upper West Side of Manhattan, an area rich in many ways.

What is the acceptance rate for AMDA?

30.8% (2020)

Is AMDA a for profit school?

AMDA is a private, non-profit, 501(c)(3) entity and has been accredited, both institutionally and programmatically, by the National Association of Schools of Theatre (NAST) since 1984.

What extracurriculars are good for college?

Best Extracurriculars for College

  • Leadership Activities. Leadership activities are some of the most important ones to put on your college application.
  • Internships.
  • Athletic Participation.
  • Work Experience.
  • Academic Teams and Clubs.
  • Creative Pursuits.
  • Technological Skills.
  • Political Activism.

How much does AMDA summer program cost?

Tuition and Fees

2020/2021 AFTER SCHOOL (6 weeks) 2021 SUMMER (2 weeks)
Tuition $1,900 $2,300