Emil Fries Piano Hospital And Training Center

Overview of Emil Fries Piano Hospital And Training Center

Emil Fries is found in Vancouver, WA. Vancouver is a medium-sized city. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Students can earn degrees up to and including the Associate's degree at Emil Fries.

Areas of Study

The range of program offerings available from the school is especially impressive compared to its number of students. Emil Fries is known for its programs in mechanics and repair.

Emil Fries Selectivity

Admission to the school is not automatic; not everyone who applies gets in.

Student Body

Students numbered 5 in 2007-2008 at Emil Fries. A large number of students at the school are 40 years old or older. A very high share of students at Emil Fries are male.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Our mission is to provide specialized quality education for blind and visually impaired individuals leading to successful careers in the field of piano technology."

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Contacting Emil Fries

Emil Fries Piano Hospital and Training Center
2510 E Evergreen Blvd
Vancouver , WA 98661-4323
General Phone: (360) 693-1511

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Emil Fries Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Mechanics and Repair1musical instrument repair

Number of programs and degrees for Emil Fries in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years11

Emil Fries Student Body

In 2007-2008, Emil Fries had a total enrollment of 5 students (3 full-time equivalent).

Students in the Freshman Class:

Group Percent
Women 100%
Full-Time 100%

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 57%
Black 29%
Hispanic 14%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 20%
20-21 20%
25-29 20%
40-49 40%

Emil Fries Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 100 %

Emil Fries Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Emil Fries Admissions and Selectivity


EnrolledPercent of
Accepted Enrolled

Application Requirements:

GPAnot required
Class Ranknot required
High School Recordrequired
College Prep Programnot required
Formal Demonstration of Competencenot required
Standardized Tests (SAT and/or ACT)not required
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)recommended
Other Standardized Testsnot required

Emil Fries Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 13,500
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 13,500
Books and supplies $ 1,000

Financial Aid:
Emil Fries participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 3490400)

Emil Fries Degree Programs (2007)

Mechanics And Repair
Musical Instrument Fabrication and Repair

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