Students in this full-time Two Year Conservatory (Certificate Program) must take the following classes each session:
- 2 Method Acting classes (4 hours each- for a total of 8 hours)
- 1 Voice class (2 hours)
- 1 Movement class (2 hours)
- 1 Theatre History class (2 hours)
- Elective classes (8 hours)
See Classes for a full list of potential class offerings.
It is required that students complete their initial three semesters of this program consecutively. A student may take one semester off before completing their final three semesters, or the student has the choice of completing all six semesters in succession. It is furthermore required that all Two Year Conservatory (Certificate Program) students register for, participate in and successfully complete, the Conservatory Performance class and production, which must be taken the last semester of this program offering. Successful completion of the Two Year Conservatory (Certificate Program), including the Conservatory Performance class and production, as well as the issuance of the Certificate of Merit, will be deemed solely by the Institute administration.
Upon successful completion of the Two Year Conservatory (Certificate Program), students will receive a formal Certificate of Merit. A student’s successful completion of this program will be deemed as such at the sole discretion of the Institute.
Each semester students must be in excellent standing with the Institute in order to progress from one semester to the next. Students will be deemed in excellent standing with the Institute at the sole discretion of the Institute’s administration.
The Institute’s administration reserves the right to dismiss a student at any time from this program without a tuition refund, or to switch to another Institute program, if the administration deems so necessary.