The Juilliard School is situated in New York City, New York. It’s a private school of performing arts. The school was founded in 1905. The alumni of the conservatory have won more than 100 Grammy Awards. 24 Academy Awards and 16 Pulitzer Prizes have also been bagged by alumni of the school.
As a performing arts conservatory, the Juilliard School offers a number of programs in various art forms. In dance programs it offers Bachelor of Fine Arts and Diploma. Dance education provided by the school is well known for its perfection. Many alumni of Julliard dance are pursuing successful career as dancers, choreographers, dance trainers and administrators or directors of esteemed companies.
When it comes to drama, the school is offering lots of programs in acting like Bachelor of Fine Arts, Master of Fine Arts and Diploma. Acting opens a very glamorous and lucrative career option for people. It also offers Lila Acheson Wallace American Playwrights Program. This program is a short program focusing practical aspects of the theatre art in light of dramatic writings.
In music, the school offers Bachelor of Music, Master of Music, Doctor of Musical Arts, Diploma, Graduate Diploma and Artist Diploma. Artist Diploma is offered in four specializations i.e. Music Performance, Historical Performance, Opera Studies and Jazz Studies.
The Juilliard School also conducts classes for liberal arts. Students pursuing B.F.A. and B.M. are bound to complete at least 24 credits in liberal arts.
For those music lovers who don’t have enough financial resources to incur learning expense of the school, there are a number of scholarships and students loans available. Students can contact school for having assistance on it. The school provides all required information on the issue. Juilliard also provides lots of on campus employment opportunities for willing students.
Health and counseling services provided by the college are available to all students of the school. Health services of the school include medical consultation, treatment and preventive care. They also provide occupational therapy, physical therapy and nutritional service. Counseling services are there to provide emotional, psychological and mental support through group and individual counseling sessions.
The school operates an office of Career Services. This office assists students and alumni to make efficient career plans. Services provided by the office include choosing suitable career, establish career goals, strategize pursuit of established goals, effective resume and cover letter writing etc.