• Success & Outcomes

  • Pursue what makes you a unique contemporary musician in preparation for life after graduation. At the School of Jazz and Contemporary Music, you’ll begin your career in the global epicenter of the music industry, New York City. With access to countless performance opportunities, get hands-on performance and collaboration experience, as well as develop the entrepreneurial skills that will be vital to your career as a musician.

    See stories from our award-winning alumni, and learn more about how we help you prepare for life as a 21st century artist.

  • Let the ground-breaking and award-winning musicians who have come before you inspire and influence how you develop as an artist. Learn more about the legendary musicians who have walked our halls.

  • Take The Next Step

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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.