• Launch Your Career

    Why wait to launch your career until you graduate? Start performing and making connections now in one of the world's great centers for Jazz - New York City.

    We offer NYC's largest music industry internship program. Our students have interned at organizations such as The Mingus Foundation, EMI/Blue Note Records, Nonesuch Records, Jazz at Lincoln Center, ASCAP, VH1 Save-the-Music, The Bunker Studio, Chelsea Music Festival, Le Poisson Rouge, The Jazz Gallery, and others.

    Our gig office can also give you a start at becoming your own entrepreneur. We list an enormous range of performance opportunities and will help you learn to market yourself as a performer.

    Make connections with the music industry, with working professionals, and with your fellow students in the cultural capital of the world.

  • Contact Us

    Admission Contact
    College of Performing Arts
    Welcome Center | Office of Admission
    72 Fifth Avenue (map)
    New York, NY 10011
    212.229.5150 or 800.292.3040

  • Take The Next Step

Submit your application


To apply to any of our Bachelor's programs (Except the Bachelor's Program for Adult Transfer Students) complete and submit the Common App online.

Graduates and Adult Learners

To apply to any of our Master's, Doctural, Professional Studies Diploma, Graduate Certificate, or Associate's programs, or to apply to the Bachelor's Program for Adult and Transfer Students, complete and submit the New School Online Application.