National Conservatory of Dramatic Arts : Profile

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1556 Wisconsin Ave NW
Washington, DC 20007
Website: www.theconservatory.org
Location: Mid East DE DC MD NJ NY PA

Get a snapshot of National Conservatory of Dramatic Arts with this general overview, including student enrollment and graduation rates, average test scores, student demographics, and more.

Mission Statement

The National Conservatory of Dramatic Arts is a non-profit, accredited, post-secondary school for individuals who wish to train for professional careers in the performing arts. The Conservatory was founded in 1975 to provide residents of the greater Washington metro area the opportunity to accomplish a caliber of training previously only available in New York or Los Angeles. The mission of the Conservatory is to provide training that incorporates sound technique and a practical approach in a supportive and professional atmosphere based on collegiality between faculty and students and mutual respect for the time honored craft of acting. The Conservatory is dedicated to making the cost of the training fair and affordable for students. The school participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs to assist those students for whom tuition assistance is needed in order for them to be able to train. The Conservatory does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, sex, or sexual orientation regarding admission, hiring of personnel or in its educational programs.

School Characteristics

Student Population
9100 per year

Length of Study: Private not-for-profit, 2-year
Religious Affiliation: Not Applicable

Test Scores & GPA

Average GPA: No

School Profile

Total Enrollment: 39
Retention Rate: 100%

School Accreditation

National: Yes
Regional: No
Federal: Yes

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Total Enrollment


School data was obtained from the US Dept. of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS). Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

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