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SAN FRANCISCO CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC - [SFCM], SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA

San Francisco, CaliforniaLOCATION
SchoolSCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1917Established Year
  414Enrollment

San Francisco Conservatory of Music Ranking, Programs, Admission Process & Living Cost

Arushi Anand Arushi Anand
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San Francisco Conservatory of Music is a private not for profit music school situated in San Francisco, California, United States. The school was established in 1917 and is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.

Highlights

University TypePrivate
Campus SettingUrban
UG Application PortalCommon Application; Official website
Endowment41.3 million USD
Students accommodated64%
Work-Study ProgramYes
Student retention rate100%
Annual Cost of Attendance65,095 USD
Admission Helpdesk apply@sfcm.edu

Programs, Campus & Residence

  • San Francisco Conservatory of Music offers nine majors in the field of music.
  • The most popular majors offered at the university are- Voice and Opera, Brass Instruments, keyboard Instruments and Woodwind Instruments.
  • The music school provides more than 100 Steinway and Yamaha Pianos along with many performance halls. It also offers accommodation to almost 64% of the students.

San Francisco Conservatory of Music Admissions

Intake Season – fall- 3rd December, spring- 15th October

Admission Requirements –

  • Test Scores –ACT/SAT/GED/CHSPE
  • English Proficiency Requirements-
  • TOEFL- 61-80(iBT), varies as per program selected
  • IELTS- minimum 5.5, varies as per program selected
  • ELS- 106-110 , varies as per program
  •  Application fee- 110 USD
  • Additional Requirements – Resume; Proof of financial support, varies as per desired program.

Applications from international students for both the undergraduate and graduate programs on the official website.

Cost of Attendance and Financial Aid

  • Almost 75% of the students receive some kind of financial aid.
  • The average award received by the students is 27,500 USD.

Cost of Attendance

ExpensesCost in USD
Tuition and fees44,810
Room and board16,160
Books and Supplies975
Other Expenses3,100
Cost of attendance65,095

San Francisco Conservatory of Music alumni enjoy many benefits such as alumni events, on campus facilities, career services, continuous education, rental facilities and valuable discounts etc.

Find a Program

Master Music

FULL TIME
$ 45,0001st YEAR
FEES

2 YEARS

Course Duration

Mar 15

Application Deadline


Bachelor Music

FULL TIME
$ 45,0001st YEAR
FEES

4 YEARS

Course Duration

Apr 01

Application Deadline

COLLEGE STUDENT REVIEWS

9.0/10

Master Music

FULL TIME
$ 45,0001st YEAR
FEES

2 YEARS

Course Duration

Mar 15

Application Deadline


Bachelor Music

FULL TIME
$ 45,0001st YEAR
FEES

4 YEARS

Course Duration

Apr 01

Application Deadline

COLLEGE STUDENT REVIEWS

9.0/10

Bachelor Music

FULL TIME
$ 45,0001st YEAR
FEES

4 YEARS

Course Duration

Apr 01

Application Deadline

COLLEGE STUDENT REVIEWS

9.0/10

Master Music

FULL TIME
$ 45,0001st YEAR
FEES

2 YEARS

Course Duration

Mar 15

Application Deadline


Bachelor Music

FULL TIME
$ 45,0001st YEAR
FEES

4 YEARS

Course Duration

Apr 01

Application Deadline

COLLEGE STUDENT REVIEWS

9.0/10

Master Music

FULL TIME
$ 45,0001st YEAR
FEES

2 YEARS

Course Duration

Mar 15

Application Deadline


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San Francisco Conservatory of Music Overview

Institution TypePrivate (Not for Profit)
Student Population415
FAFSA Code001278
Application Cost$110
Accreditation ACS WASC
Average Cost of Attendance$45,000 / Year
Student : Faculty Ratio1 : 1

Admission & Dates

Early action Deadlines

November 01

Application Deadline

April 01

Application Results

Regular decision Deadlines

January 15

Application Deadline

April 01

Application Results

San Francisco Conservatory of Music Acceptance Rate

43.8%

Acceptance Rate

411

Total Applicants

415

Total Enrolled

Male
Female

48.7%

Male

51.3%

Female

Undergraduate
Undergraduate Program43.8%
Total Applicants448
Total Enrolled196
Graduate
Graduate Programs43.7%
Total Applicants501
Total Enrolled219

San Francisco Conservatory of Music Enrollment

Enrollment
San Francisco Conservatory of Music Enrollment415
Undergraduate Enrollment196
Graduate Enrollment219
Graduation Rate
Average Graduation Rate60.0%

Attendance Cost

$45,000

Attendance Cost

The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

Tuition Fees
Undergraduate Programs$45,000 / Year
Post Graduate Program$45,000 / Year
On Campus Accomodation
Books & Supplies$975 / Year
On campus, Room & Board$16,060 / Year
On Campus, Other Expenses$3,100 / Year
Off Campus Accomodation
Off campus (not with family), Room & Board$16,160 / Year
Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses$3,100 / Year
Off campus (with family), Room & Board$3,000 / Year
Off campus (with family), Other Expenses$3,100 / Year
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Top Accreditations [Institutional & Program Wise]

Institutional Accreditations
Western Association of Schools and Colleges
Program Wise Accreditations
Music ProgramsNational Association of Schools of Music

Faculty

Total FacultyFull TimePart timeGraduate Assistants
4984962-

College rating

based on 1 student ratings

9/10

9/10academic
10/10infrastructure
8/10placements
9/10faculty
10/10extracurricular
8/10accommodation

Reviews

S
Sirish rao naik, INDIA Bachelor of music
San Francisco Conservatory of Music
Alumna/alumnus , Batch : 2019
9
STUDENT SATISFACTION RATINGS

BACHELORS FROM SAN FRANCISCO CONSERVATORY OF MUSIC !!

I was searching for some music colleges in the US. I came across many different colleges and applied for 4-5 colleges out of which my application got selected in 3 colleges. I chose the San Francisco Conservatory of Music because I have read a lot of positive reviews about it and also the campus attracted me a lot. I have applied for this university through the common app by paying an application fee of $125.


Course Curriculum - 

My four-year program immersing us in what it means to be a successful musician and a person in the 21st century. It combines academic study, one-on-one instructions, and performance opportunities with a jump-start in real-world professional experience.

9 /10
academic
9 /10
faculty
10 /10
infrastructure
8 /10
accomodation/food
8 /10
placement
10 /10
extracurricular
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