KD College Conservatory of Film and Dramatic Arts

2600 Stemmons Fwy Ste 117
Dallas, TX 75207
Tel: (214)638-0484
162 students
Private for-profit
School Highlights
KD College Conservatory of Film and Dramatic Arts serves 162 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the state community college average of 34:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 61%.
KD College Conservatory of Film and Dramatic Arts is one of 20 community colleges within Dallas County, TX.
The nearest community college is Wade College (1.20 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 550% over five years.
College KD College Conservatory of Film and Dramatic Arts (TX) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 13 staff 65 staff

Student Body

The student population of 162 has declined by 10% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 30:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.74 is more than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has grown by 13% over five years.
Total Enrollment 162 students 1,394 students
Student:Teacher Ratio 12:1 34:1
# Full-Time Students 162 students 932 students
% Asian
2%
4%
% Hispanic
16%
37%
% Black
39%
13%
% White
29%
39%
% Two or more races
2%
2%
% Unknown races
12%
5%
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.74 0.69

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $15,322 is more than the state average of $3,810. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $15,322 is more than the state average of $7,170. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $15,322 $3,810
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,322 $7,170
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 75% 84%
Percent Admitted 87% 81%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • KD Studio Actors Conservatory was founded in 1979 in response to the growing need for high-quality, no-nonsense acting training available to anyone with a desire to act for film and stage. Combined with our belief that each student possesses unique qualities and strengths that can flourish in the right learning environment, lead to establishing of KD Studio. KD Studio Actors Conservatory occupies 18,000 square feet in a modem one-story brick veneer and glass building located in the Dallas Market Center area at Dallas, Texas. To provide students with the best learning environment our facilities include ten classrooms, three casting studios, an insert stage used for professional video productions and camera classes, a sound booth for voice training and auditions, a 120-seat theatre, a backstage makeup room, private resource library and two student lounges. For more than two decades KD Studio has been successfully preparing people of all ages for the professional modeling career. Lead by the Dallas area top models our classes offer the most comprehensive, hands-on training you can find. KD Studio's dedicated faculty includes some of the finest professional artists working within the theatre, film and television community. The faculty's commitment to student success is a primary factor behind the popularity and success of KD Studio. Our acting workshops are designed for beginning actors as well as those individuals with performing experience. These intense, hands-on programs range in length from weekend-long special workshops to 15-month-long conservatory programs. In 1985 the school obtained accreditation from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, and in June of the following year, was approved by the Texas Education Agency to award an Associate of Applied Arts Degree. KD Conservatory College of Film and Dramatic Arts is a subsidiary of KD Studio, Inc.

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Wade College
    Private for-profit
    207 students | 1.20 Mi1950 N. Stemmons Freeway, Suite 4080 Dallas INFOMART
    Dallas TX 75207
    (214)637-3530
    1.20207
  • 38 students | 1.70 Mi1341 West Mokingbird Lane, Suite 200E
    Dallas TX 75247
    (214)350-9722
    1.7038
  • 490 students | 1.70 Mi1250 Mockingbird Lane, Suite 150
    Dallas TX 75247
    (214)459-8490
    1.70490
  • 10,549 students | 2.90 Mi801 Main Street
    Dallas TX 75202
    (214)860-2037
    2.9010,549
  • Everest College-Dallas
    Private for-profit
    712 students | 4.50 Mi6080 North Central Expressway
    Dallas TX 75206
    (214)234-4850
    4.50712
Did You Know?
For Dallas private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,526 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Dallas community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.73, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Dallas is Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Dallas. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.