Cleveland Institute Of Music

Overview of Cleveland Institute Of Music

Cleveland Institute of Music is in a large city, in Cleveland, OH. The school is classified as a private, not-for-profit college. Students at Cleveland Institute of Music earn degrees up to the Doctoral degree.

Areas of Study

The most common major fields study at the school include music.

Cleveland Institute of Music Selectivity

Cleveland Institute of Music does not admit all applicants. Of people who applied to the school in 2007-2008, 34% were accepted.


One indicator of school quality is the number of students per professor, and here Cleveland Institute of Music does well in comparison to most schools.

Student Body

The school, in 2007-2008, had 453 students (474 full-time equivalent).

Student Life

Cleveland Institute of Music makes available student meal plans.

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Cleveland Institute of Music

Cleveland Institute of Music
11021 East Blvd
Cleveland , OH 44106-1776
General Phone: (216) 791-5000

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Cleveland Institute of Music Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Music130music performance, music theory and composition, various music studies

Number of programs and degrees for Cleveland Institute of Music in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years01
Bachelor's degree403
Postbaccalaureate certificate162
Master's degree743
Doctor's degree02

Cleveland Institute of Music Student Body

In 2007-2008, Cleveland Institute of Music had a total enrollment of 453 students (474 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Men 50%
Women 50%
Full-Time 100%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 51%
Graduate 49%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 55%
Black 5%
Hispanic 3%
Asian 13%
American Indian 1%
(Foreign Students) 23%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 1%
18-19 17%
20-21 24%
22-24 32%
25-29 22%
30-34 3%
35-39 0%

Cleveland Institute of Music Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 93 %

Cleveland Institute of Music Room and Board (2007)

Cleveland Institute of Music offers campus housing for 100 of its 474 (full-time) students. Freshmen are required to live on campus.

(Please refer to our profile of Cleveland, Ohio for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Ohio Colleges).

The school offers students a meal plan with 19 meals per week.

Cleveland Institute of Music Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

Class Rankrecommended
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programrecommended
Formal Demonstration of Competencerequired
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)required

Cleveland Institute of Music Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 33,258
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 33,258
Room and board $ 10,830
Room charge $ 6,080
Board (meal plan) charge $ 4,750
Books and supplies $ 1,050
Other expenses $ 3,104

Financial Aid:
Cleveland Institute of Music participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 303100)

Cleveland Institute of Music Faculty

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track2414

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
No academic rankacademic year24$68,08414$55,290
All faculty totalacademic year24$68,08414$55,290

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Cleveland Institute of Music Degree Programs (2007)

Music Performance, General
Music Theory and Composition
Music, Other

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Cleveland Institute of Music Highlights

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What Sets Cleveland Institute of Music Apart:

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Top 18%Cleveland Institute of Music Dorm rooms per full-time student

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