American Musical and Dramatic Academy

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American Musical and Dramatic Academy can be found in New York, NY, a nonprofit private college which focuses on only a select few programs offered. American Musical and Dramatic Academy has an enrollment of approximately 1,800 students.

American Musical and Dramatic Academy accepts approximately 30% of applicants. Of those that are accepted, about 23% of students attended the school.

Overall American Musical and Dramatic Academy Acceptance Rate - Fall 2020


The overall acceptance rate for American Musical and Dramatic Academy was reported as 30.8% in Fall 2020 with over 7,740 applications submitted to this school. Both in state and out of state applicants are included in these figures. We do not have data on transfer acceptance rates currently.

Historical Trend and Acceptance Rate 2022 Projection

The historical trend chart shows acceptance rates from the previous years, from which we have projected the acceptance rate for the 2022-2023 school year. The overall acceptance rate trend for American Musical and Dramatic Academy has been getting much higher in the past few years.

Acceptance Rate By Year

  • 2016-2017: 21.9%
  • 2017-2018: 21.2%
  • 2018-2019: 23.7%
  • 2019-2020: 30.8%
  • Projected Acceptance Rate 2022-2023: 24.0%

How Does American Musical and Dramatic Academy Compare?

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National Avg

The acceptance rate for American Musical and Dramatic Academy is eighty-four percent lower than the national average of all colleges which is around 56.7%.

Nearby Similar College Acceptance Rates

SchoolAcceptance Rate
The Juilliard School6.9%
New York School of Interior Design24.1%
Marymount Manhattan College79.6%
Barnard College11.8%
Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art15.5%

Admissions Rates & Enrollment Rates - Details

General Recommendations & Requirements for Admissions

  • High School GPA Scores are Required
  • School Records are Required
  • Submit Recommendation Letters are Required
  • Standardized Test Scores (SAT,ACT,...) are Recommended
  • TOEFL Exam (Foreign Language Students) are Recommended

Number of Applicants, Percent Accepted, and Enrolled Students (Fall 2020)

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