12 Week Program

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The 12-Week Program is a single-quarter program. Students in this program may study full-time (16 hours and above) or part time (fewer than 16 hours), beginning with the minimum of 2 acting classes (8 hours). Designed for both beginners wishing to explore the Lee Strasberg Method Acting and professionals wishing to brush up on their technique. Classes are conducted Monday through Saturday in the mornings, afternoons, and evenings.

 

If deemed successful in their classes and considered in good standing by the LSTFI administration, students may re-register. Successful completion of this program is at the sole discretion of
the LSTFI faculty and administration.

APPLICATION DEADLINE

Please note the application deadlines for all U.S. citizens, U.S. permanent residents, citizens of Canada, and holders of other U.S. visas valid for full-time study (not tourist visas):

  • Summer 2015: June 22, 2015
  • Fall 2015: September 7th, 2015
  • Winter 2016: January 4th, 2016

 

Please note the application deadlines for all international students (except citizens of Canada):

  • Summer 2015: April 27, 2015
  • Fall 2015: July 6th, 2015
  • Winter 2016: November 9th, 2015

TUITION INFORMATION

International/Domestic students

A Full-time schedule consists of 22 hours of class per week which includes 2 Method Acting classes per week, each 4 hours long.  The remaining 14 hours are elective classes that students may choose in accordance with the Registrars’ office.

  • INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS: Tuition for the Full-Time 12-Week Program is $5750 ($250 non-refundable registration fee already included) before August 15, 2015. This tuition price will be honored before or on August 14th. Any tuition paid on or after August 15th will be at the new price of $6350 ($250 non-refundable registration fee already included).
  • DOMESTIC STUDENTS: Tuition for the Full-Time 12-Week Program is $5650 ($150 non-refundable registration fee already included) before August 15, 2015. This tuition price will be honored before or on August 14th. Any tuition paid on or after August 15th will be at the new price of $6250 ($150 non-refundable registration fee already included).
  • Important note: International students must be on the I-20 (F-1) visa and are required to study Full-Time.

 

Domestic students only

  • Tuition for the 12 Week Full-Time 16 hours per week for US Students and eligible non F-1 visa students is $4300 ($150 non-refundable registration fee already included) before August 15, 2015. This tuition price will be honored before or on August 14th. Any tuition paid on or after August 15th will be at the new price of $4650. ($150 non-refundable registration fee already included).

 

A Part-time schedule consists of 8 hours of class per week, which includes two Method Acting classes per week, each 4 hours long. Students may also add elective classes à la carte up to a maximum of less than 16 hours of class per week.

 

Domestic students only

  • Tuition for the 12 Week Full-Time 8 hours per week for US Students and eligible non F-1 visa students is $2100 ($150 non-refundable registration fee already included) before August 15, 2015. This tuition price will be honored before or on August 14th. Any tuition paid on or after August 15th will be at the new price of $2400 ($150 non-refundable registration fee already included).
  • Important note: students on the I-20 (F-1) visa are required to study in the Full-Time 22 hours per week program only. They may not enroll in the Part Time Program.

PROGRAM DATES

The 12 Week Program, One Year Conservatory and Two Year Conservatory (Certificate Program) commence on the same session start dates listed below:

  • Summer 2015 Session
    June 29th – September 5th
  • Fall 2015 Session
    September 14th –December 12th

Once accepted please note: Students are not guaranteed that they will get the schedule of their choice. One Year Conservatory and Two Year Conservatory (Certificate Program) students who have paid their program tuition in full receive priority registration each quarter, therefore once classes reach capacity, they will be closed. Please note that “paid in full” is defined as having paid for the entire program in one lump sum.

 

See Classes for a full list of potential class offerings.