HOW TO APPLY

Applying to the 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 VIDEO AUDITION

Your video audition must meet our Audition Requirements.

                                                                                      

STEP 2: COMPLETE OUR ONLINE APPLICATION FOR ADMISSION

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.

 

STEP 4: SUBMIT ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTS TO [email protected].

  • Proof of Graduation (high school diploma or transcript)
  • Government-issued Photo ID (driver license or passport)

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS MUST ALSO PROVIDE THE FOLLOWING:

  • Bank StatementProof of sufficient funds covering at least one year’s worth of tuition and living expenses in the U.S. If you submit a bank statement from a financial sponsor, your sponsor must also provide a Letter of Financial Support.
  • Proof of English ProficiencyTOEFL 45 or above, IELTS 6.0 or above, or a Letter of Recommendation from an English teacher.

 

APPLICATIONS CANNOT BE REVIEWED UNTIL THE APPLICATION FEE AND ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTS ARE RECEIVED.


IMPORTANT DATES

CCM enrolls new students in our Spring and Fall quarters. Students interested doing preparatory work during an off quarter (Winter or Summer) should contact [email protected] for more information.

 

FALL 2017

START DATE: October 2nd, 2017
APPLICATION DEADLINE: September 2nd, 2017
INT’L APPLICATION DEADLINE: August 2nd, 2017
LATE APPLICATION DEADLINE: September 25th, 2017 (Late Application Fee $70)

SPRING 2018

START DATE: April 9th, 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 9th, 2018
INT’L APPLICATION DEADLINE: February 9th, 2018
LATE APPLICATION DEADLINE: April 2nd, 2018 (Late Application Fee $70)

FALL 2018

START DATE: October 8th, 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE: September 8th, 2018
INT’L APPLICATION DEADLINE: August 8th, 2018
LATE APPLICATION DEADLINE: October 1st, 2018 (Late Application Fee $70)