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  1. #2 Best Colleges for Performing Arts in America.

    University of Southern California

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    4 Year,

    LOS ANGELES, CA,

    3838 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says For context- current sophomore who started at USC online, majoring in Communications but has taken classes from across disciplines-Academics: overall good but definitely some terrible professors who either have favoritism, are unclear with expectations, or bad w grading. But the majority of professors are really good-Environment: if you're intimidated by rich, judgmental people, this is not the place for you. A lot of the culture is exclusionary towards ppl who work or who don't partake in certain activities...-facilities: very very nice- great gyms, dining halls, dormsOverall: a great school with a lot of resources, so be sure to look into your major specific resources bc they offer so much! Just be warned that it's not the easiest place to go to if you don't fit....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 11%,

    Net Price: $39,759,

    SAT Range: 1340-1530,

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  3. #4 Best Colleges for Performing Arts in America.

    American Musical & Dramatic Academy New York

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    4 Year,

    NEW YORK, NY,

    491 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I am set to start school this summer so I can only speak on the application and audition process. This was my first time applying for college and I can tell you they made it a really pleasant....

    Read 491 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 45%,

    Net Price: $46,504,

  4. #5 Best Colleges for Performing Arts in America.

    Yale University

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    4 Year,

    NEW HAVEN, CT,

    1004 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Yale is an amazing school! The professors and students are all encouraging and friendly. Everyone there deserves to be there, which makes the learning environment extremely rewarding and stimulating.....

    Read 1004 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 7%,

    Net Price: $17,511,

    SAT Range: 1460-1580,

  5. #6 Best Colleges for Performing Arts in America.

    Columbia University

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    4 Year,

    NEW YORK, NY,

    1282 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Attending Columbia University was a fantastic experience for me. My professors were all very interesting. Some were a bit quirky, but that was ok. They always challenged me to be open to....

    Read 1282 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 7%,

    Net Price: $22,126,

    SAT Range: 1460-1570,

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  7. #11 Best Colleges for Performing Arts in America.

    University of Chicago

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    4 Year,

    CHICAGO, IL,

    1204 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says My favorite part of UChicago is definitely its academics -- students are constantly encouraged to debate, rethink, and most importantly, listen. I was able to take a graduate student course as a....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 6%,

    Net Price: $36,584,

    SAT Range: 1500-1570,

  8. #12 Best Colleges for Performing Arts in America.

    Brown University

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    4 Year,

    PROVIDENCE, RI,

    1033 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I love Brown. I transferred here, and quickly met some of the most amazing, passionate, and genuine people I could imagine. The student body is so friendly and hard-working. Still, the best part of....

    Read 1033 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 7%,

    Net Price: $27,659,

    SAT Range: 1440-1560,

  9. #13 Best Colleges for Performing Arts in America.

    University of California - Los Angeles

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    4 Year,

    LOS ANGELES, CA,

    5285 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Graduate Student says As soon as you walk on to campus you feel accepted; a feeling of home and success takes over the atmosphere and you’re right there in middle of it all. Breathe it in. Yes! That’s the smell of success...God has always provided for me in so many ways than just one. When I first visited the University of California at Los Angeles I was intrigued by the beauty of how the campus and its landscape. Now,....

    Read 5285 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 14%,

    Net Price: $16,474,

    SAT Range: 1300-1530,

  10. #14 Best Colleges for Performing Arts in America.

    Pomona College

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    4 Year,

    CLAREMONT, CA,

    411 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Aside from all of the aspects Pomona promotes as the reasons in favor of attending, I have to say that the relationships I forged with faculty, staff, and my fellow majors (Public Policy Analysis)....

    Read 411 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 9%,

    Net Price: $30,392,

    SAT Range: 1390-1540,

  11. #15 Best Colleges for Performing Arts in America.

    California Institute of the Arts

    4 Year,

    VALENCIA, CA,

    270 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says The school is excellent! My major is involved in the Herb Albert School of Music which in itself is very open to any style of music, has several performance opportunities, and teaches valuable....

    Read 270 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 25%,

    Net Price: $59,367,

  12. #16 Best Colleges for Performing Arts in America.

    University of North Carolina School of the Arts

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    4 Year,

    WINSTON SALEM, NC,

    254 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Good diversity, talented professors, helpful staff, good food, and okay location. The response to covid has been really good so far, I still have in-person academics and art classes, and the changes....

    Read 254 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 36%,

    Net Price: $11,940,

    SAT Range: 1120-1310,

  13. #17 Best Colleges for Performing Arts in America.

    Barnard College

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    4 Year,

    NEW YORK, NY,

    452 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I graduated from Barnard over 25 years ago. To this day, I am empowered and inspired by the education I received from Barnard and the friendships I made. The classes were excellent, my classmates....

    Read 452 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 14%,

    Net Price: $30,572,

    SAT Range: 1350-1520,

  14. #22 Best Colleges for Performing Arts in America.

    University of Michigan - Ann Arbor

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    4 Year,

    ANN ARBOR, MI,

    4412 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says The University of Michigan - Ann Arbor offers many amazing things for college students. First, the campus is naturally beautiful with many events and organizations taking place the first few weeks....

    Read 4412 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 26%,

    Net Price: $17,832,

    SAT Range: 1340-1520,

  15. #24 Best Colleges for Performing Arts in America.

    Washington University in St. Louis

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    4 Year,

    SAINT LOUIS, MO,

    1500 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says As a parent of a sophmore in Visual Arts and Writing programs, I feel so grateful she got in. First of all she got a full ride, they removed a massive strain off of our family and did it completely....

    Read 1500 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 16%,

    Net Price: $27,233,

    SAT Range: 1480-1560,

  16. #25 Best Colleges for Performing Arts in America.

    Skidmore College

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    4 Year,

    SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY,

    630 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Skidmore has its strengths and its weaknesses. Academically, it's incredible. The professors here are very passionate about their particular subjects and genuinely care about student success. Because....

    Read 630 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 32%,

    Net Price: $26,995,

    SAT Range: 1220-1400,