3 Keys to Visiting Music Schools

Planning to visit music schools this month or this fall? Here are some tips to save you time, money, and preventing the possibility of arriving home to realize you didn’t get what you wanted.

Finding the Right Music School

What type of music school is right for you? Conservatories, music colleges, music schools, music departments. How do you find the best fit?

Honors Programs for Music Majors

If you have strong academic skills, want to major in music, and don't want to lose your academic mojo, look for schools with honors programs that welcome music majors.

How to Choose a Music School

How do you find the music college you can call home? How to choose a music school, college music department, or university music program, can be a daunting task for the uninitiated.

Tips for Visiting Music Schools

Consider these tips for visiting music schools. Which make sense to visit? There’s nothing like being on campus to get a feel for being student there.

Which Music School to Accept?

Just when you thought this process would never end –– one more thing. Deciding which music school to accept and attend.

Helping Prospective Music Majors Decide Where to Apply

The recent SNAAP (Strategic National Arts Alumni Project) Annual Report can help prospective music majors decide where to apply. The report highlights the post-graduation experience of arts alumni from a number of U.S. colleges and universities.

6 Tips to Let Music Schools Know You’re Interested

Presenting yourself as a serious music school candidate before it's time for them to make their decisions can work well in your favor, especially when they have two or more candidates with equally strong auditions, grades, accolades, and recommendations.

Planning to Visit Music Schools?

Visiting music schools can carve a big hole out of your budget, unless you have plenty of discretionary income or idle cash under the mattress, When you add up the cost of transportation, lodging, food, and missed days of school and/or work, you'll start getting the picture.