48 months
51230 USD/year
51230 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The 4-year MFA Acting Program at The Juilliard School provides intensive training in movement, voice, the Alexander Technique, and other core aspects of the craft, allowing students to develop a comprehensive, embodied understanding of the actor’s work and to apply that understanding to a diverse dramatic repertoire in rehearsal and production.



  • The fourth and final year of the MFA in Acting at The Juilliard School is tuition-free to all students and also includes a living stipend.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Improvisation
  • Scene Study
  • Masks
  • Alexander Technique
  • Fundamentals of Movement
  • Speech I: Foundation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


118 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Your application must be submitted online by the appropriate deadline. 
  • Juilliard’s Admissions Committee uses your essay(s) to learn more about you as an individual and gain a sense of who you are beyond your application, transcript, and audition.
  • Transcripts are an important component of the decision process. They help us determine if you have sufficient scholastic competence to succeed in coursework at the level for which you are applying.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    51230 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 51230 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    51230 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 51230 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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