The American Musical and Dramatic Academy is located one block north of Hollywood Blvd. and <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vine_Street">Vine Street</a>, adjacent to the <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Capitol_Records_Tower">Capitol Records Tower</a>. The Conservatory offers both Bachelor of Fine Arts degrees and two-year Certificates in Professional Performance. Programs are offered in Acting, Musical Theater, Dance and Performing Arts. Emphasis is on career preparation, including audition techniques and industry networking, and helping students navigate the industry and leverage all of this training as a working performer in the heart of Hollywood's entertainment district.