San Francisco Conservatory of Music: Review & Facts

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San Francisco Conservatory of Music is a private not-for-profit school with 415 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1917 and is one of the 21 schools located in San Francisco, California.

San Francisco Conservatory of Music is listed among Best LGBT Friendly Colleges in the country.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
9
Bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, and postmaster certificate are offered at San Francisco Conservatory of Music.

SFCM implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and has 9 majors. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.
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 normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
90%
The rate of student retention at San Francisco Conservatory of Music is very high at 90% (well above California average). Considering this statistic, apparently students love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at San Francisco Conservatory of Music is below average - 56%. Roughly 13% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at San Francisco Conservatory of Music is very good - 7:1. Find out more information on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$37,900
Average tuition costs are extremely high, around $37,600 per year. The additional fees at San Francisco Conservatory of Music beyond tuition are around $300; this comes to $37,900 annually.

Read the details about San Francisco Conservatory of Music additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
47%
As reported in recent data, 257 applications were submitted and 122 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to get admitted at this school.

The college might accept dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at San Francisco Conservatory of Music is $110.00. The graduate application fee is $110.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at San Francisco Conservatory of Music and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (415) 864-7326 or check San Francisco Conservatory of Music Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
There are options for on-campus part-time employment at SFCM, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses.

Currently there is no on-campus housing at San Francisco Conservatory of Music.

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

San Francisco Conservatory of Music Location and Maps



Post Address: San Francisco Conservatory of Music, 50 Oak Street, San Francisco, California 94102-6011, USA
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