Cleveland Institute of Music: Review & Facts

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Cleveland Institute of Music is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 435 students enrolled. This college was established in 1920 and is one of the 13 schools located in Cleveland, Ohio.

Cleveland Institute of Music is listed among Top Gay and Lesbian Friendly Schools in USA.

Academic Offerings

At Cleveland Institute of Music you can get your 2-year certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, or doctoral degree.

Cleveland Institute of Music deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 3 majors. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings compared to other colleges.

Student Retention
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Cleveland Institute of Music is high at 85% (well above Ohio average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
7 : 1
The graduation rate at Cleveland Institute of Music is average - 60%. Roughly 13% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Cleveland Institute of Music is very good -- 7:1. Learn more about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition cost is extremely high - about $45,700 per academic year. The additional fees at Cleveland Institute of Music not covered by tuition are roughly $1,900; which makes it a total of $47,600 annually.

Read the details about Cleveland Institute of Music additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelihood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information

As reported in recent data, 442 applications were submitted and 207 were accepted, so it is pretty hard to get accepted at this school.

The school will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
The undergraduate application fee at Cleveland Institute of Music is $110.00. The graduate application fee is $110.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Cleveland Institute of Music and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (216) 791-5000 or check Cleveland Institute of Music Website.

Opportunities and Services

Annual Price
Cleveland Institute of Music offers a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Cleveland Institute of Music, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and find a full-time job upon graduation.

Cleveland Institute of Music provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 100 students, which provides a reasonable on-campus housing option. The room price is a bit high: approximately $8,300 per year.

Based on the college crime information, Cleveland Institute of Music seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Cleveland Institute of Music Location and Maps

Post Address: Cleveland Institute of Music, 11021 East Blvd, Cleveland, Ohio 44106-1776, USA
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