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 community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 63%.
Los Angeles Music Academy is one of 57 community colleges within Los Angeles County, CA.
The nearest community college is Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Pasadena (0.7 miles away).

School Overview

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
59 staff
Los Angeles Music Academy Total Faculty (2009-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 167 teachers has grown by 53% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from :1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 15% over five years.
Total Enrollment
167 students
1,282 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
810 students
Los Angeles Music Academy Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 1 students
1,017 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%
2%
Los Angeles Music Academy Asian (2006-2013)
% Hawaiian
1%
1%
Los Angeles Music Academy Hawaiian (2008-2013)
% Hispanic
16%
7%
Los Angeles Music Academy Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
4%
12%
Los Angeles Music Academy Black (2006-2013)
% White
32%
57%
Los Angeles Music Academy White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Los Angeles Music Academy More (2008-2013)
% Unknown races
16%
3%
Los Angeles Music Academy Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
28%
2%
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. 0.60 0.53
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 $5,742. 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 $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $22,575 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $22,575 $10,294
Los Angeles Music Academy Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 55%
89%
Los Angeles Music Academy % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Los Angeles, CA public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $1,198 per year for in-state students and $6,035 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $20,771 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

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

Los Angeles, 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 0.59, which is higher than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Los Angeles, CA is Los Angeles Film School. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.