Established in 1909, VanderCook College of Music is a non-profit private specialized higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of Chicago (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Illinois. Officially accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, VanderCook College of Music (VCM) is a very small (uniRank enrollment range: 1,000-1,999 students) coeducational US higher education institution. VanderCook College of Music (VCM) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 111 years old US higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 90-100% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. VCM also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, financial aids and/or scholarships, as well as administrative services.
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|Name||VanderCook College of Music|
|Colours||Blue and white|
|Address||3140 South Federal Street
|Tel||+1 (312) 225 6288|
|Fax||+1 (312) 225 5211|
|over 20,000 US$
|over 20,000 US$
|Gender||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Selection Type||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|New Admission Requirements||- Secondary school GPA is required
- Secondary school rank is considered but not required
- Secondary school record is considered but not required
- Completion of college-preparatory program is considered but not required
- Recommendations are required
- Formal demonstration of competencies is required
- Admission test scores are required
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) is required
- Other Tests (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.) are neither required nor recommended
|Admission Office||3140 South Federal Street
(312) 225 6288
800 448 2655
|Basic Classification||Special Focus Four-Year: Other Special Focus Institutions|
|2000 Classification||Schools of art, music, and design|
|Size & Setting||Four-year, very small, primarily nonresidential institution|
|Enrollment Profile||High undergraduate|
|Undergraduate Profile||Four-year, full-time, selective, lower transfer-in institution|
|Undergraduate Instructional Program||Professions focus, high graduate coexistence|
|Graduate Instructional Program|
VanderCook College of Music's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 17,016 physical volumes, 5,668 physical media, 204,988 digital/electronic medium and 24 licensed digital/electronic databases.
|Housing|| Not reported
|Sport Facilities||Not reported|
|Study Abroad||Not reported|
|Distance Learning||Not reported|
|Institutional Hospital||Not reported|
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