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Curtis Institute of Music Share Share

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Acceptance Rate
Admissions Selectivity
Admissions Yield
Gender Distribution
Tuition + Fees
Student Median Household Income
Undergrad Focus
Undergrad Retention Rate
Undergrad Size
Graduation Rate
Category
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Acceptance Rate

3.3%

Acceptance Rate by Gender

Percent of Applicants

Tuition & Fees

$2,675

Curtis Institute of Music is located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It is a small private not-for-profit school and offers both undergraduate and graduate programs. It has 131 undergraduate students enrolled and admission is extremely competitive with an acceptance rate of 3.3%.

Most students major in Visual and Performing Arts. 78% of students graduate.

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🗺 1726 Locust Street
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103
Mission To educate and train exceptionally gifted young musicians to engage a local and global community through the highest level of artistry.
🌐 www.curtis.edu
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Curtis Institute of Music has around 454 applicants.

Of the students admitted, 80% decide to enroll at Curtis Institute of Music. This is the admissions yield. A higher admisssions yield means students want to attend the school. A lower one means that they decided to attend another school.

Out of the 454 applicants 50% are men and 50% are women. This means that for every 100 male applicants, there are 102 women, or for every 100 female applicants, there are 98 men.

Curtis Institute of Music's acceptance rate is 3.3%. The acceptance rate for men is 2.7% and the acceptance rate for women is 3.9%.

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Who applies to Curtis Institute of Music?

Number of Applicants

454

Number of Applicants per Spot

38
per spot

Male Applicants

50%

Female Applicants

50%
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Getting into Curtis Institute of Music

Curtis Institute of Music Acceptance Rate

3.3%

Getting in

Most Selective

Male Acceptance Rate

2.7%

Female Acceptance Rate

3.9%
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Do Students Want to Go to Curtis Institute of Music?

Curtis Institute of Music Admissions Yield

80%
of accepted students choose to go to Curtis Institute of Music

Male Admissions Yield

50%

Female Admissions Yield

100%
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Application Share Share
Admission Test Scores Recommended
High School GPA Neither required nor recommended
High School Rank Neither required nor recommended
High School Record Neither required nor recommended
Complete High School Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Required
College Requirements
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Graduation Rate

78%
within 6 years

Men Graduation Rate

75%

Women Graduation Rate

86%

Undergrad Graduation Rate

Percent of Students
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
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Can you afford to attend Curtis Institute of Music?

Average Cost After Financial Aid

$11,408
for one year
Source: Dept. of Education

Published Tuition & Fees

$2,675
Excludes housing Source: Dept. of Education
How much debt will you graduate with?
Curtis Institute of Music Financial Aid

Students Receiving Financial Aid

100%
of students
Source: Dept. of Education

Students Receiving a Federal Student Loan

29%
of students
Source: Dept. of Education
Curtis Institute of Music Tuition and Room & Board

Out-of-State Tuition

Total Cost: $16,233
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

In-State Tuition

Total Cost: $16,233
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
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Return on Education Share Share
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What's the return on the cost of your education?

Tuition vs. Earnings

Annual Costs and Earnings
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Housing costs are for on-campus housing.
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Student-Faculty Ratio

2
students per faculty
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Can you go to grad school at Curtis Institute of Music?

Yes
Highest degree: Master's degree
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Undergraduate Focus

76%

Undergrads

131

Total Students

172
undergrads and grad students

Students over 25

2%

Student Median Household Income

$70,406
per year
(compared to U.S. median household income of $61,372 in 2017) Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education, U.S. Census Bureau
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Student Diversity Share Share
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Who will be your classmates?

Women

51%
of undergraduates

Men

49%
of undergraduates

Are there more men or more women?

About the Same

Curtis Institute of Music around the same number of female and male undergrads.

This means that for every 100 women, there are 96 men. Or that for every 100 men, there are 104 women.

International Students

39%
of undergraduates

Undergraduate Student Diversity at Curtis Institute of Music

Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

Student Age

Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
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What do students at Curtis Institute of Music study?

Curtis Institute of Music Popular Majors

Percent of Students
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

Most students study Visual and Performing Arts at Curtis Institute of Music.

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Will you be happy at Curtis Institute of Music?

Undergrad Full-Time Student Retention Rate

100%

Student retention rate is an indicator of student satisfaction. Retention rate is the percentage of students who continue to study at the college the following year.

Higher retention rates mean students tend to stay at the college, while lower retention rates students are unsatisfied and leave.

Curtis Institute of Music has a retention rate of 100% for full-time undergrads, which is very high.

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Undergraduate Transfers

4
3% of undergraduates

Transfer In Rate

Low

Curtis Institute of Music has around 4 students who transfer into the school each year. This is fairly low at approximately 3% of total undergraduates.

Higher transfer in rates mean that students see Curtis Institute of Music as better than the college they were previously enrolled in. Higher rates also mean that there will be more new faces on campus.

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Living in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Share Share
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City Violent Crime Rate per 100,000

948
in 2017
Source: FBI

City Rape Rate per 100,000

75
in 2017
Source: FBI
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Presidential Election Results of 2016

Republican

Politically, Pennsylvania tends to be About even. In the 2016 Presidential election, 48% of the state voted for the Democratic party, 48% voted for the Republican party, and 2% voted for neither.

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