Camosun College

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Music Performance

Camosun College

Faculty:Arts & Science/Victoria Conservatory of Music
Field of Study:Music Performance, General
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $17,164
International: $35,280

This cost estimate is for 2 academic terms and only covers tuition fees.

Careers:Musicians and Singers


The Music Performance diploma program is offered through a partnership between the Victoria Conservatory of Music and Camosun College. This program is designed to meet a heightened requirement for versatility in performance style. Increasing demand on artists to participate in creation, along with the quick implementation of music technologies to create, capture, and transfer music, indicates the need for non-traditional training.


Test Scores:
  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.0] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 83]
Additional Admission Requirements:
    Submit proof of:

    1. Performance: Demonstrated ability on a principal instrument through performance of repertoire and technique in keeping with their expressed professional goals, and give evidence of past music endeavors and personal music habits.

    2. Aural Theory: Demonstrated ability to match with voice pitches played on the piano, sing basicmelodic intervals, identify by ear basic chords and scales, and express quality of intonation.

    3. Written Theory: Students will complete a timed test of music theory rudiments at the time of audition (students who have completed MUSF 121 or MUSC 111 with a C grade or higher are exempted from this requirement. This test will survey knowledge of written theory.

    4. One of:
    C in English 11,
    C in ENGL 050,
    C in ELD 072,
    English assessment.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on August 16, 2021