Cost of Attendance

Since CIM's tuition reset for 2018-19, the base tuition fee remains at $40,000. The 2020-21 academic year will be CIM's third year without an increase to the base tuition fee. 

2020-21 cost of attendance for new and returning CIM conservatory students:

2019-20 cost of attendance for new and returning CIM conservatory students:

Net Price Calculator

You can also use the Net Price Calculator from the U.S. Dept. of Education, customized for the Cleveland Institute of Music, to help get a basic estimate as to what aid you may receive, based on your financial need. Please note, this estimate applies only to undergraduates and is based on 2017-18 academic year data.