About VanderCook College of Music
VanderCook College of Music has its origins in 1909 and is an independent, private, not-for-profit, fully accredited institution. VanderCook is the only college in the nation solely devoted to music education. VanderCook offers the Bachelor of Music Education and Master of Music Education degrees. In 2009, VanderCook was selected as one of the Chronicle of Higher Education’s Great Colleges to Work For program. The college is located three miles south of the loop on the campus of the Illinois Institute of Technology at 3140 South Federal Street, Chicago, IL 60616.
Our Stand on Diversity
VanderCook College of Music is committed to equal opportunity and nondiscrimination in its admissions and hiring policies. All qualified individuals are considered regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, applicable veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.