Master of Music in Choral Conducting

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The unique Master of Music in Choral Conducting (MMCC) Program will allow you to refine your conducting and rehearsal technique, musicianship, and vocal pedagogy with hands-on attention from prestigious and experienced faculty. Each summer residency is seven weeks long and includes a one-week choral festival of lectures, master classes 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 through the National Association of Schools of Music (NASM).

Application Procedure and Entry Requirements

Please read the MMCC Program Application Information document.

Online Application


Please read the MMCC Brochure here.

Master Schedule

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Course Syllabi

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Thesis/Project Guidelines

Read the guidelines here.

Graduation Guidelines

Please read the Graduation Guidelines document.

Summer Choral Festival

Elevating Women in Choral Conducting and Composition | July 16-21, 2018 - 7:30 p.m. 

Additional details on tickets available soon! 

Information and Advisement Session

Applicants who wish to receive more information or academic advisement may contact MMCC Co-Directors to schedule an appointment:

Tuition and Fees

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

$725 per unit for lecture courses
$825 per unit for applied courses

Financial Aid

There are financial aid opportunities available to matriculated students who wish to complete their degree in this program, including loans, scholarships, and grants. Federal student loans and grants may be available when students are fully matriculated at Cal State L.A. in the fall, depending on each student’s submitted Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). File your FAFSA at For more information, please visit: Cal State LA/PaGE Financial Assistance or contact the financial aid advisor for the College of Professional and Global Education, Tom Lau (

Contact Us

For more information, please contact: