Applying to California College of Music is a simple, streamlined four-step process. Questions? Contact an Admissions Representative at 626-577-1751 or [email protected].

STEP 1

FILM YOUR
AUDITION VIDEO

Your video audition must meet our Audition Requirements.

STEP 2

Provide links to your video audition within the application form.

STEP 3

PAY YOUR
APPLICATION FEE

Application fees must be paid via PayPal; all major credit cards are accepted. You can pay your app fee once your Online Application is submitted.

STEP 4

SUBMIT ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

Government-issued Photo ID
Academic Transcript
*Proof of English Proficiency
(International students only)

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ON

REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION

Academic Transcript (All Applicants)
Submit an academic transcript from your highest level of education which proves you have graduated from high school (or the equivalent).

Photo ID (All Applicants)

  • (U.S. Residents) Submit a high-resolution scan of your Drivers License/State ID
  • (International Applicants) Submit a high-resolution scan of the photo page from of your official government-issued passport

Proof of English Proficiency* (International Applicants Only)
Please provide us with a TOEFL (iBT) score of 50 or above, IELTS 5.0 or above, TOEIC 600 or above, CEFR Level B2 or above, or a diploma or degree from an accredited institution at which the primary language of instruction is English.

Proof of English Proficiency is NOT required for students from the following countries: Australia, Bahamas, Barbados, Belgium, Belize, Canada, Denmark, Fiji, Finland, Holland, India, Ireland, Jamaica, New Zealand, Nigeria, Norway, St. Lucia, Sweden, United Kingdom, US Virgin Islands, Ghana.


 

Bank Statement* (International Students Only - AFTER ACCEPTANCE)
Submit a bank statement showing you will be able to afford your full program tuition plus living expenses of approximately $1000 per month. If you submit a bank statement from a financial sponsor, they must also sign a Letter of Financial Support.