The Colburn Conservatory of Music
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 120
Religious affiliation None
Student to faculty ratio 5:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 150 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
No
Weekend/evening classes
No
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
No
Placement services for graduates

Admission

5%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

The Colburn Conservatory of Music is one of the most selective institutions in its admission process in the U.S. In Fall 2016, it received 280 applications and only 13 students were granted admission. The Colburn Conservatory of Music is at the #3 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.

Application Fee

$120
Undergrad students
$120
Graduate students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, The Colburn Conservatory of Music's tuition was $45,000 for all students regardless of residency (68% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$9,850
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $22,127
$45,000
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
$45,000
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 100% of The Colburn Conservatory of Music's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. -- of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of -- (which is 100% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at The Colburn Conservatory of Music in 2016-2017, was 0, which is -- of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was -- (which is 100% below the national average.)

--
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,400
--
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,895
100%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 92%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, The Colburn Conservatory of Music has enrolled a total of 120 students (120 students full-time and 0 on a part-time basis). The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 53% men and 47% women and 60 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 60 for graduates studies.

120
Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 43%

Non-resident alien: 42%

Asian: 10%

Two or more races: 6%

Black/African American: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%

Hispanic: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 1 largest majors offered at The Colburn Conservatory of Music.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Visual And Performing Arts 99% 80

Graduation & Dropout Rates

69%
Graduation rate
national average: 55%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of The Colburn Conservatory of Music full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

--
Still enrolled
8%
Dropout rate
23%
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Campus Location

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