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Master of Music in Choral Conducting

A Cal State LA choir class

The Master of Music in Choral Conducting (MMCC) is a unique program that will help you refine your conducting and rehearsal technique, musicianship, and vocal pedagogy with the guidance of hands-on attention from prestigious and experienced faculty. Each summer residency is seven weeks long and includes a one-week choral festival of lectures, masterclasses, and performances with prominent guest artists. This program allows you to transfer up to three regular-session classes (9-semester units) from an accredited university of your choice. The MMCC Program is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM).



Course Syllabi & Schedule

Please read the Graduation Procedure document.


Graduate Handbook

Download/view the MMCC 2020 Graduate Handbook here.

MUS 5990 Project Paper Guidebook

Tuition & Fees

The MMCC Program is a self-support program run through the College of Professional and Global Education. Tuition fees vary each summer and are based on the number of units taken. Fees are subject to change without notice.

Cost Per Unit $780
Total Program Cost $27,300

Financial Aid

Financial aid opportunities are available to continuing students who wish to complete their degree in this program. Options include loans, scholarships, and grants. Federal student loans and grants may be available when students are fully matriculated at Cal State LA, during the fall and depending on each student’s submitted Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

File your FAFSA here. For more information, please visit: Cal State LA/PaGE Financial Assistance or contact Tom Lau (, Financial Aid Advisor for the College of Professional and Global Education.


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