KD Conservatory College of Film and Dramatic Arts

2600 Stemmons Fwy Ste 117, Dallas
TX, 75207
Tel: 2146380484
148 students
Public institution
School Highlights:
KD Conservatory College of Film and Dramatic Arts serves 148 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the community college average of 29:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 57%.
KD Conservatory College of Film and Dramatic Arts is one of 21 community colleges within Dallas County, TX.
The nearest community college is Wade College (1.2 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 2150% over five years.
KD Conservatory College of Film and Dramatic Arts Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Instructional Staff Total 45 staff
45 staff
KD Conservatory College of Film and Dramatic Arts Total Faculty (2006-2011)

Student Body

The student population of 148 teachers has grown by 39% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 44:1 has decreased from 53:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
148 students
1,303 students
KD Conservatory College of Film and Dramatic Arts Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
Student : Teacher Ratio 44:1
29:1
KD Conservatory College of Film and Dramatic Arts student staff (2006-2011)
# Full-Time Students
148 students
834 students
KD Conservatory College of Film and Dramatic Arts Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
KD Conservatory College of Film and Dramatic Arts sch enrollment KD Conservatory College of Film and Dramatic Arts sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
-
2%
KD Conservatory College of Film and Dramatic Arts Asian (2006-2011)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
20%
7%
KD Conservatory College of Film and Dramatic Arts Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
39%
11%
KD Conservatory College of Film and Dramatic Arts Black (2006-2012)
% White
41%
66%
KD Conservatory College of Film and Dramatic Arts White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
KD Conservatory College of Film and Dramatic Arts sch ethnicity KD Conservatory College of Film and Dramatic Arts sta ethnicity
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. 0.64 0.44
KD Conservatory College of Film and Dramatic Arts Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $15,322 is more than the state average of $5,890. 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 $10,047. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $15,322 $5,890
KD Conservatory College of Film and Dramatic Arts In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $15,322 $10,047
KD Conservatory College of Film and Dramatic Arts Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Percent Admitted 91%
78%
KD Conservatory College of Film and Dramatic Arts Percent Admitted (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (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.

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