San Francisco Conservatory of Music Academic Life

Summary

The student-faculty ratio at San Francisco Conservatory of Music is 7:1, and the school has 69.3 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at San Francisco Conservatory of Music include: Keyboard Instruments; Stringed Instruments; Voice and Opera; Woodwind Instruments; and Percussion Instruments. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 79.5 percent.

Faculty & Classes

General education/core curriculum required Yes
Coursework required for graduation
Arts/fine arts
Humanities
English (including composition)
Foreign languages
History
Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 7:1
Full-time faculty gender distribution
Full-time faculty gender distribution
Part-time faculty gender distribution
Part-time faculty gender distribution

Majors

Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Keyboard Instruments 22%
Stringed Instruments 20%
Voice and Opera 17%
Woodwind Instruments 15%
Percussion Instruments 10%

Academic Programs & Offerings

Degrees offered Certificate, Diploma, Bachelor's, Master's, Post-master's certificate
Combined-degree programs N/A
Student participation in special academic programs
Senior capstone or culminating academic experience 100%
Institution is G.I. Bill certified Yes
Institution participates in Yellow Ribbon Program Yes
Institution is SOC Member Yes
Offers DANTES course(s) for credit No

Graduation & Retention

Average freshman retention rate 80%
4-year graduation rate 65%

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data


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