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Ranking Category
#10196 of 14,131 In the World
#2321 of 2,597 In North America
#2222 of 2,496 In the United States
#53 of 56 In Tennessee
#10 of 11 In Memphis

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Acceptance rate
Average ACT
Avg. cost to attend
$23,636 /y
Aid receiving
Male:Female Ratio
Highest Degree
Master's degree

Visible Music College Acceptance rate and admissions statistics

Visible Music College has an acceptance rate of 20% and is among the top 5% of the most difficult universities to gain admission to in the United States. The university reports the admission statistics without distinguishing between local and international students.

Total Men Women
Acceptance Rate 20% 17% 25%
Applicants 294 163 131
Admissions 60 27 33
Freshmen enrolled full time 45 22 23

191 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

37 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
3 or 14%
submitted SAT

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
7 or 16%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 17
or below

75% of them
had 30
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Visible Music College are 17-30 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Formal demonstration of competencies Required
Other Tests Required
Recommendations Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Considered but not required
College-preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school rank Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment demographics by race or ethnicity

White 117 (51%)
Black or African American 37 (16%)
Hispanic 34 (15%)
Nonresident Alien 16 (7%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown 13 (6%)
Asian 7 (3%)
Two or more races 6 (3%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

The average net cost to attend Visible Music College is $23,636 per year, calculated as the sum of the average cost of tuition, room and board, books, and supplies, reduced by the amount of average financial aid received.

The final cost of attendance varies for each student based on household income, residency, program, and other factors.

Net average cost to attend
Average aid awarded
Students receiving aid

Average costs by household income

<$30K $23,485
$30-48K $23,028
$48-75K $31,386
$75-110K $22,925
$110K+ $28,011

Tuition and fees

Tuition in-district $20,000$10,000
Tuition in-state $20,000$10,000
Tuition out-of-state $20,000$10,000

Room and board costs

Dormitory capacity 100
Combined charge for room and board $6,000
Room charge $6,000

Visible Music College majors

Visible Music College has granted 30 bachelor's degrees across 4 programs and 5 master's across 2 programs. Below is a table with majors that lead to degrees at Visible Music College.

Major Bachelor Master
Music Performance, General 18
Acting 9
Non-Profit & Public & Organizational Management 4
Music Management 2
Digital Communication and Media & Multimedia 1
Religious & Sacred Music 1
Grand Total 30 5

Visible Music College has a graduation rate of 24%, which is among the 7% lowest for universities in the US.

Total Men
Graduation rate 24% 35%
  • Full-time retention rate - 83%
  • Part-time retention rate - 100%

General info

Total FTE staff 40
Carnegie classification Special Focus Four-Year: Arts, Music & Design Schools

Location and contacts

Address 200 Madison Ave
Memphis, Tennessee, 38103
United States
City population 633,000
Phone 9013813939