Los Angeles Music Academy

370 S Fair Oaks Ave
Pasadena, CA 91105
Tel: (626)568-8850
167 students
Private for-profit
The Los Angeles College of Music, LACM, prepares students to be leaders in music and offers degrees in Music Performance and Music Production. Located in the heart of the music and entertainment industries, the faculty is comprised of current, leading, musical professionals with a passion for inspiring the next generation. (Formerly known as LAMA, The Los Angeles Music Academy.)
School Highlights
Los Angeles Music Academy serves 167 students (99% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the state community college average of 45:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
Los Angeles Music Academy is one of 54 community colleges within Los Angeles County, CA.
The nearest community college is Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Pasadena (0.70 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 850% over five years.
College Los Angeles Music Academy Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 19 staff
61 staff
Los Angeles Music Academy Total Faculty (2009-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 167 has grown by 19% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 40:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.87 is more than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 27% over five years.
Total Enrollment 167 students 1,315 students
Los Angeles Music Academy Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
22:1
Los Angeles Music Academy Student Staff (2009-2013)
# Full-Time Students 166 students
815 students
Los Angeles Music Academy Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 1 students
1,061 students
Los Angeles Music Academy Part-Time Students (2011-2013)
Los Angeles Music Academy Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Los Angeles Music Academy American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2013)
% Asian
3%
5%
Los Angeles Music Academy Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
16%
20%
Los Angeles Music Academy Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
4%
15%
Los Angeles Music Academy Black (2006-2013)
% White
32%
49%
Los Angeles Music Academy White (2006-2013)
% Hawaiian
1%
-
Los Angeles Music Academy Hawaiian (2008-2013)
% Two or more races
1%
3%
Los Angeles Music Academy More (2008-2013)
% Unknown races
14%
6%
Los Angeles Music Academy Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
28%
1%
Los Angeles Music Academy Non Resident (2006-2013)
Los Angeles Music Academy Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.87 0.70
Los Angeles Music Academy Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $22,575 is more than the state average of $5,590. The in-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $22,575 is more than the state average of $10,086. The out-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $22,575 $5,590
Los Angeles Music Academy In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $22,575 $10,086
Los Angeles Music Academy Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 55%
89%
Los Angeles Music Academy % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Los Angeles County, CA public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,568 per year for in-state students and $8,631 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $20,830 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Los Angeles County, CA is 71%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Los Angeles County, CA community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.68, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Los Angeles County, CA is Keck Graduate Institute. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.