ic S/general/checkmark circled Thanks for subscribing! Be on the lookout for our next newsletter.
ic S/general/checkmark circled Saved to Favorites.
Colleges / Curtis Institute of Music

Curtis Institute of Music

Philadelphia, PA 4-Year Private
Acceptance RateN.A.
Acceptance RateN.A.

Curtis Institute of Music Admissions

If you are thinking about applying to Curtis Institute of Music, the deadline for Fall 2023 admissions is December 18 and the fee for the application is $150.

Application fees can add up, but some schools offer free applications and students with financial need may qualify for for an application fee waiver.

Curtis Institute of Music Admissions Stats at a Glance

Here is an overiew of some of Curtis Institute of Music's admissions stats.

Curtis Institute of Music 2022 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional and are not considered
Waitlist Yes

Continue reading for more information on Curtis Institute of Music's admissions stats.

Considering Applying Early to Curtis Institute of Music?

These are the early application deadlines for Curtis Institute of Music.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No –– ––
Early Decision II No –– ––
Early Action No –– ––

Curtis Institute of Music does not offer early decision or early action.

Some students apply to college early because they believe it will help their chances. Early deadlines may increase the chance of being admitted, since applying early shows your are very interested in a school, and your application is being considered before all the regular decision applicants apply.

See a list of some selective colleges that admit significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

How Hard Is It To Get Admitted to Curtis Institute of Music?

Getting into Curtis Institute of Music is extremely difficult.

In 2021, Curtis Institute of Music **accepted .

Schools that are extremely difficult to get into, like Curtis Institute of Music, accept fewer than 30% of all applicants. At least 75% of admitted students have GPAs in the top 10% of their high school class and scored over 1310 on the SAT or over 29 on the ACT.

Transfer student admissions is extremely difficult.

Curtis Institute of Music has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What Does Curtis Institute of Music Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when choosing who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college has a different way of determining which factors are given the most weight when choose which applicants to admit, and which to deny. When creating your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and apply to colleges that put the most emphasis the areas where you're strong.

Admissions Factors at Curtis Institute of Music

Wondering what factors are considered by Curtis Institute of Music during the admissions process? Listed below are factors commonly taken into consideration during admissions decisions.

Admissions Factor Level
Talent/Ability Very Important

Make sure to check with Curtis Institute of Music for more information on admission factors.

Curtis Institute of Music Application Requirements

To apply, all applicants to Curtis Institute of Music must submit the following items. Double check with Curtis Institute of Music's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Letter(s) of Recommendation 2
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Other Requirements audition
Transcript of High School Record

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Curtis Institute of Music?

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.

An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. 4.0. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.

Curtis Institute of Music doesn't consider ACT or SAT scores as part of the admissions process.

Curtis Institute of Music does not have a test optional admissions policy. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

Transferring to Curtis Institute of Music

For transfer students, it is extremely difficult to get admitted to Curtis Institute of Music.

For transfer students wishing to start in the Fall, the deadline to apply is December 18. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.


Curtis Institute of Music Admissions FAQs


Can I defer my acceptance to Curtis Institute of Music?

❌ Students who are admitted to Curtis Institute of Music must attend in the term they start. Deferring admissions is not encouraged. If you have a unusual circumstance, contact the admissions department.

Do I have to submit test scores to Curtis Institute of Music?

✅ Curtis Institute of Music is not test optional. Test scores will not be considered during the admissions process, even if you submit them.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Curtis Institute of Music?

❌ Curtis Institute of Music does not offer early decision.

What is the early action acceptance rate at Curtis Institute of Music?

❌ Curtis Institute of Music does not offer eary action.

Want To Learn More About Curtis Institute of Music?

Click below to find out more about the admissions requirements and deadlines, student life, academics, majors and more.

Overview

Student Life

Academics

Tuition & Aid

Connect with other students, parents, and admissions professionals to learn more about about Curtis Institute of Music in the College Confidential forums

Explore other colleges in Pennsylvania or use the college admissions predictor to calculate your chances of getting into some of the top colleges and universities in the U.S.

Curtis Institute of Music Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Selective

Unknown

--

Curtis Institute of Music Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Dec 18

Transfer Applications are Due

Dec 18

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Curtis Institute of Music is Dec 18.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Curtis Institute of Music is Dec 18.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Curtis Institute of Music ACT Scores

ic_reflect

ACT Range

Not available

Stand out on your college application

  • • Qualify for scholarships
  • • Most students who retest improve their score
Sponsored by ACT
Take the Next ACT Test

Curtis Institute of Music SAT Scores

ic_reflect

Composite SAT Range

Not available

ic_reflect

Math SAT Range

Not available

ic_reflect

Reading SAT Range

Not available

Curtis Institute of Music GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

Not available

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

113

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

N.A.

Tuition and Fees

In State

Unknown

Out-of-State

Unknown

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Dec 18
9331376C-347F-48E1-9EA3-63CB6BA2D682
Do You Work at a University?

Claim your page to customize your profile and connect with students!

Claim Free Account
F43DB07C-E631-43A5-9C99-000231808F35
Scholarship Tips

Want to find money for school that doesn’t need to be paid back? Access insights and advice on how to search and apply for scholarships!

Find Scholarships
ECE68226-946A-49FB-9EBE-25C918B98643
Need Advice or Have a Question About Curtis Institute of Music?

Connect with the world's largest college forum for candid, authentic discussion.

Join the Conversation