CCM: Prep

CCM: Prep

2017-18 Tuition & Fees

Registration fee

$30 annually per student. Some programs will have additional audition or application fees.

No discounts apply to fees.

Music Tuition

Private lessons

The 2017-18 year includes 30 lessons. New students are accepted on a rolling basis and tuition is prorated based on the number of lessons remaining in the year.

  Tier One Tier Two
30-minute lessons $780/year $1,020/year
$26.00/lesson $34.00/lesson
45-minute lessons $1,155/year $1,515/year
$38.50/lesson $50.50/lesson
60-minute lessons $1,560/year $2,040/year
$52.00/lesson $68.00/lesson

Trial Lesson: tuition for one lesson plus $5 fee

Suzuki String Program

Includes weekly lessons and group classes.

30-minute lessons — $1,389
45-minute lessons — $1,875
60-minute lessons — $2,389

Suzuki Piano Program

Includes weekly lessons and group classes.

30-minute lessons — $1,230
45-minute lessons — $1,725
60-minute lessons — $2,250

Starling Preparatory String Project  — $5,550/year

Early Childhood Programs Tuition

Continuing Primary Ballet — $225 per semester
Creative Primary Ballet — $225 per semester
Guitar for the Young — $1,020
stARTS — $130 per session; $375 for all three sessions
The Young Actor's Toolbox — $195 per semester

Theatre Arts Tuition

Young Actor’s Toolbox — $195 per semester
All About Acting — $395
Acting I, II, III — $395
Acting IV: Scene Study — $575
Sing, Sing, Sing — $395
Can't Stop Singing— $395
Jr. Musical Theatre Intensive — refer to program page
Musical Theatre Intensive — $1,450
Acting Certificate I, II — $1,450
Honors Program Advanced Acting Styles — $415
Honors Program Multi-Cultural Theatre — $415

Dance Tuition

Musical Theater Dance 1, 2, 3/4 — $395
Tap 1, 2, 3/4, Teen/Adult — $395

Ballet Classes

  First Class
Add'l Class
1 hour
1.25 hours
1.5 hours
1.75 hours

Ballet Bundle

$1,600 cap on ballet class tuition. All leveled classes, boy's classes and pointe classes are counted towards the Bundle. Company tuition is not included in the Ballet Bundle. No discounts may be used in combination with the Ballet Bundle pricing.

CCM Preparatory Ballet Companies

Mini Company — $160 per semester
Junior Company — $200 per semester
Senior Company — $200 per semester
(Please note that students must register for each semester they participate in a ballet company)

Tuition for Ballet Companies may not be included in the $1,600 dance tuition cap (i.e. the "Ballet Bundle").

2017-18 Discounts

Discounts do not apply to registration, application and audition fees and special costs such as spring musical, tee shirts, workshops, etc.

Students may claim only one type of general discount during the academic year.

  • UC faculty and staff and their children receive a 10% tuition discount for select programs. Please verify employment with your UC e-mail address.
  • Families with more than one student studying at CCM Prep receive a 10% discount on the lower tuition bill(s) for select programs.

CCM Preparatory offers discounts for the following programs:

  • Students receive a 20% discount on private lessons on the instrument they play in CCM Preparatory ensembles.
  • There is a tuition cap of $1,600 per student for dance classes (i.e. the "Ballet Bundle"). No additional discounts apply.

Please check with the office regarding any discount for which you think you qualify.