Applying to 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

Video auditions must meet our Audition Requirements.

STEP 2

Link us to your audition video within the Online Application.

STEP 3

Pay the $80 Application Fee via PayPal; credit cards OK.

STEP 4

Photo ID
Academic Transcript
Internationals include:
Bank Statement
English Proficiency

ADDITIONAL REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

U.S. Residents / Citizens

(1) Photo ID: Submit a high-resolution scan of your Driver's License, State ID, or US Passport photo page.
(2) Academic Transcript: Submit a transcript from your highest level of education to prove you have graduated from high school (or the equivalent).

International Applicants

(1) Photo ID: Submit a high-resolution scan of your Driver's License, State ID, or US Passport photo page.
(2) Academic Transcript: Submit a transcript from your highest level of education to prove you have graduated from high school (or the equivalent).
(3) Proof of English Proficiency: Provide a TOEFL (iBT) score of 50 or above, IELTS 5.0 or above, TOEIC 600 or above, CEFR Level B2 or above, or a diploma or degree from an accredited institution in the located in the United States.

Proof of English Proficiency is NOT required for students from: Antigua & Barbuda, Australia, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bermuda, Botswana, Canada, Dominica, Fiji, Gambia, Ghana, Grand Cayman Islands, Grenada, Guyana, Ireland, North Ireland, Jamaica, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Malawi, New Zealand, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, St. Christopher-Nevis, St. Kitts, St. Lucia, St. Vincent & Grenadines, Swaziland, Tanzania, Trinidad & Tobago, Uganda, United Kingdom, Virgin Islands, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.

*If you are accepted into a program at California College of Music, you will need a student visa in order to study in the United States. Click here to learn about the student visa process.