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We are excited that you are considering applying to the UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music! We know how important it is to find the right school – one with academic and musical opportunities that align with your interests, that will support you as you develop creatively and intellectually and pursue your goals. That’s why we want to help you explore the Herb Alpert School of Music and imagine yourself here. And when it’s time to apply, we will be here to help you navigate the process, every step of the way.

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The Herb Alpert School of Music offers a diverse selection of degree programs.  Learn about them all, and find the one that’s right for you.

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Each program has distinct requirements for the application, designed to allow us to get to know you and to see and hear your potential as a musician, a scholar, and a student. Read carefully the requirements for your program’s application, and prepare the material that you will need to apply.

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