Established in 1905, Juilliard School is a private performing arts conservatory in New York City. The school trains about 850 undergraduate and graduate students in dance, drama, and music. It admits both degree program seekers and pre-college division students. Admission to the Juilliard School is highly competitive with an acceptance rate as low as 6-7%. Available degrees are Bachelor of Music or Diploma, Master of music or graduate diploma, artist diploma, and doctor of musical arts. Academic majors are brass, collaborative piano, composition, guitar, harp, historical performance, jazz studies, orchestral conducting, percussion, strings, and woodwinds. All students study solfège and music theory in addition to their primary instrument.