One of the most prestigious music schools in the world, CIM is known for it's amazing faculty, many of whom belong to the Cleveland Orchestra, it's great student orchestras, and it's very unique eurythmics program.
The Cleveland Institute of Music is the place to experience the energy of classical music! CIM is a leading international conservatory, with graduates who perform with the world's most acclaimed musical organizations, including 36 members of The Cleveland Orchestra.
Approximately 1,200 people apply for 150 new-student openings, of which 60-70 are for freshmen. 97% of entering freshmen graduate within four years, and retention is high with 95-100% of non-graduating students enrolling for continuing study.
State or Province (do not use abbreviation): Ohio
Type of School: Conservatory
Degree Programs: Applied Instrumental/Voice, Composition, Music Theory
Degrees Offered: Bachelor in Performance, Masters in Performance, Doctorate, Performance Certificate, Artist Diploma
Scholarships and Financial Aid: Approximately 96% of students receive scholarships, grants, work-study, and loans
Faculty: Paul Schenly, Sergei Babayan, Judson Billings, Kathryn Brown, Emanuela Friscioni, Antonio Pompa-Baldi, Olga Radosavljevich, Sean Schulze, Ivan Zenaty, Stephen Rose, Joel Smirnoff,
David Updegraff, Jeffrey Irvine, Sharon Robinson, Donald Better,