Los Angeles College of Music

370 S Fair Oaks Ave, Pasadena
CA, 91105
Tel: (626)568-8850
153 students
Public institution

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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 College of Music serves 153 students (98% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 63%.
Los Angeles College of Music is one of 59 community colleges within Los Angeles County, CA.
The nearest community college is American Academy of Dramatic Arts-Los Angeles (11.5 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Los Angeles College of Music Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 153 teachers has grown by 40% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 76:1 has increased from 0:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 15% over five years.
Total Enrollment
153 students
1,283 students
Los Angeles College of Music Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
150 students
832 students
Los Angeles College of Music Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 3 students
1,020 students
Los Angeles College of Music Part-Time Students (2011-2012)
Los Angeles College of Music sch enrollment Los Angeles College of Music sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
9%
2%
Los Angeles College of Music Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
-
1%
% Hispanic
18%
7%
Los Angeles College of Music Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
5%
12%
Los Angeles College of Music Black (2006-2012)
% White
59%
66%
Los Angeles College of Music White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
9%
2%
Los Angeles College of Music More (2008-2012)
Los Angeles College of Music sch ethnicity Los Angeles College of Music sta ethnicity
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. 0.60 0.45
Los Angeles College of Music Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $22,575 is more than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 24% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $22,575 is more than the state average of $10,075. The out-state tuition has grown by 24% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $22,575 $5,940
Los Angeles College of Music In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $22,575 $10,075
Los Angeles College of Music Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Percent Admitted 55%
78%
Los Angeles College of Music Percent Admitted (2006-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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