Tuition and Fees

What is the cost for the Institute program?

A special $625 Early Bird Tuition for the program applies to applicants who sign up and pay before July 1st. The applicant must audition at one of the Early Bird Audition times. There is also a Registration/Audition Fee of $50.00 which is due upon registration and selection of the audition time slot. Go to the Registration and Audition tab at the top of the web site.

Tuition of $650.00 for the year is due within one week of acceptance into the program  (no later than September 1st) unless other arrangements have been made with the Director. These fees include 16 coachings, additional student-led rehearsals, one performance review concert, one formal recital, one outreach performance, and master classes & workshops. There is also a Registration/Audition Fee of $50.00 which is due upon registration and selection of the audition time slot.  Go to the Registration and Audition tab at the top of the web site.

Are there any savings for siblings?

There is a savings of $50 on the Program Fee for a second or third sibling of someone currently in the program.

Any other costs?

Tee shirts may be purchased for $20 when the Program Fee is paid. This option will be on the final payment form.

Our calendar of events will be updated as dates become available.

In partnership with Chamber Music Raleigh, students are invited to attend CMR concerts, free of charge, as long as a member of the NCCMI staff accompanies them.  In addition,  Chamber Music Raleigh Education Program offers master classes which are open to our students.

 There is a limited amount of need-based financial aid available.