Cleveland Institute of Music

Cleveland Institute of Music Data & Information Overview

Get the facts about Cleveland Institute of Music. Learn how it ranks, what majors it offers, how diverse it is, and much more. Want to know more about a specific stat? Just click on its tile, and you’ll go to a page that goes more in-depth on that subject. You can also use the links below to go directly to any section on this page.

How Well Is Cleveland Institute of Music Ranked?

2022 Rankings

College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities in its annual rankings and ranks them in a variety of ways, including most diverse, best overall quality, best for non-traditional students, and much more.

Cleveland Institute of Music was awarded 25 badges in the 2022 rankings. The highest ranked major at the school is music performance.

Overall Quality

Cleveland Institute of Music was not ranked in College Factual's Best Overall Colleges report this year. This may be because not enough data was available.

Is It Hard to Get Into Cleveland Institute of Music?

Acceptance Rate

Cleveland Institute of Music has an acceptance rate of 34%, which means the school is serious about who it admits. Take your time in putting together a strong application that highlights why you are a good fit for Cleveland Institute of Music.

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Cleveland Institute of Music Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

At Cleveland Institute of Music, the student to faculty ratio is an excellent 6 to 1. That's much better than the national average of 15 to 1. This indicates that many classes will probably be small, and students will have ample opportunites to work closely with their professors and classmates.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

Another measure that is often used to estimate how much access students will have to their professors is how many faculty members are full-time. The idea here is that part-time faculty tend to spend less time on campus, so they may not be as available to students as full-timers.

The full-time faculty percentage at Cleveland Institute of Music is 27%. This is lower than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  27 out of 100
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Retention and Graduation Rates at Cleveland Institute of Music

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate of 96% tells us that most first-year, full-time students like Cleveland Institute of Music enough to come back for another year. This is a fair bit higher than the national average of 68%. That's certainly something to check off in the good column about the school.

Freshmen Retention Rate  96 out of 100
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Graduation Rate

Students are considered to have graduated on time if they finish their studies within four years. At Cleveland Institute of Music the on-time graduation rate of first-time, full-time students is 68%. That is great when compared to the national average of 33.3%

On-Time Graduation Rate  68 out of 100
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Cleveland Institute of Music Undergraduate Student Diversity

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 234 full-time undergraduates at Cleveland Institute of Music.

How Much Does Cleveland Institute of Music Cost?

The overall average net price of Cleveland Institute of Music is $31,167. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Cleveland Institute of Music

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$18,736 $27,453 $27,910 $29,262 $37,796

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Cleveland Institute of Music, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Cleveland Institute of Music, approximately 52% of students took out student loans averaging $6,778 a year. That adds up to $27,112 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Cleveland Institute of Music is 1.3%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

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How Much Money Do Cleveland Institute of Music Graduates Make?

The pay for some majors is higher than others, but on average, students who graduate with a bachelor's degree from Cleveland Institute of Music make about $40,100 a year during their first few years of employment after graduation. This is in the same neighborhood of the average college graduate's salary of $39,802 per year. However, certain majors may produce higher-paying graduates.

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Location of Cleveland Institute of Music

Located in Cleveland, Ohio, Cleveland Institute of Music is a private not-for-profit institution. The location of the school is great for students who enjoy the amenities of city life.

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Contact details for Cleveland Institute of Music are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 11021 East Blvd, Cleveland, OH 44106-1776
Phone: 216-791-5000
Website: www.cim.edu/
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ClevelandInstituteofMusic
Twitter: https://twitter.com/cim_edu

Cleveland Institute of Music Majors

During the most recent year for which we have data, students from 1 majors graduated from Cleveland Institute of Music. Of these students, 55 received undergraduate degrees and 67 graduated with a master's or doctor's degree. The following table lists the most popular undergraduate majors along with the average salary graduates from those majors make.

Most Popular Majors Bachelor’s Degrees Average Salary of Graduates
Music 55 NA

Learn more about the majors offered at Cleveland Institute of Music along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Cleveland Institute of Music

Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

In 2019-2020, 381 students took at least one online class at Cleveland Institute of Music. This is an increase from the 0 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2019-2020 381 381
2018-2019 0 0
2017-2018 0 0
2016-2017 0 0
2015-2016 0 0

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Notes and References

Footnotes

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

References

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