The Colburn Conservatory of Music: Ranking & Review

Los Angeles Rank United States Rank World Rank
16 1442 5034
Top 30%

The Colburn Conservatory of Music Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance Rate6%6%7%
Enrolled undergraduates18810
Enrolled total (including graduate students)1166749

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $120. Application fee for graduates - $120.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankNeither required nor recommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programNeither required nor recommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesRequired
Admission test scoresNeither required nor recommended
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

The Colburn Conservatory of Music Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $74,489 $74,489
Off-campus $74,489 $74,489
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $18,239 and other expenses per full academic year.

The Colburn Conservatory of Music provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 150 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $46,350 $46,350
Fees for full-time undergraduates $3,000 $3,000
Tuition for Full-time graduates $46,350 $46,350
Fees for full-time graduates $3,000 $3,000

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Visual and Performing Arts 3 15 11 29
Grand Total3151129

A total of 18 2-year associate's and 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at The Colburn Conservatory of Music.

At the master's level 11 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

Graduation rate68%60%78%
  • Full-time retention rate - 92%

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff26
Instructional FTE24
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationNot applicable, not in Carnegie universe (not accredited or nondegree-granting)

Location and Contacts

Address200 S. Grand Avenue
Los Angeles, California, 90012
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large