VanderCook College of Music: Ranking & Review

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VanderCook College of Music Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate100%100%100%
Applicants381919
Admissions381919
Enrolled undergraduates1587
Enrolled total (including graduate students)1588672

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores1
Percent of students submitting SAT scores7%

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores14
Percent of students submitting ACT scores93%
ACT Composite
25
ACT English
25
ACT Math
24

Admission requirements

Application fee for undergraduates - $35. Application fee for graduates - $50.

Secondary school GPARequired
Secondary school rankConsidered but not required
Secondary school recordConsidered but not required
Completion of the college-preparatory programConsidered but not required
RecommendationsRequired
Formal demonstration of competenciesRequired
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

VanderCook College of Music Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
Off-campus$40,883$40,883
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.

VanderCook College of Music does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
In-stateOut-of-state
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates$26,458$26,458
Fees for full-time undergraduates$1,886$1,886
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates$1,115$1,115
Tuition for Full-time graduates$6,480$6,480
Fees for full-time graduates$800$800
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$540$540

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsBachelor'sMaster'sTotal
Education96069
Grand Total96069

A total of 9 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at VanderCook College of Music.

At the master's level 60 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate76%75%77%
  • Full-time retention rate - 71%

General info

Alternative namesVCM
Founded1909
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Colorsblue, white
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff39
Instructional FTE20
Public Service FTE2
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Four-Year: Arts, Music & Design Schools

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.vandercook.edu
Address3140 South Federal Street
Chicago, Illinois, 60616-3731
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population2,722,000
Phone3122256288
Fax+1 (312) 225 5211

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