vandercook.gifCollege Credit for CSI 2016 is being offered through the VanderCook College of Music


The Partnership

Conn-Selmer, Inc. and VanderCook College of Music are partnering together to offer an outstanding opportunity for teachers to receive up to two college credits by attending Conn-Selmer Institute 2016. The cost for one college credit from VanderCook is typically $300.00. However, for CSI 2016, Conn-Selmer has generously offered to pay half of your tuition fee through a CSI Scholarship. The cost per credit is now only $150!

If you are interested in taking advantage of this opportunity, make sure that you designate that you would like more information about college credit when you register for CSI 2016.  A VanderCook representative will contact you with registration information when it becomes available.

If you have already registered for CSI 2016 and did not indicate you were interested in college credit, send inquiries to

About VanderCook College of Music

Established in 1909, VanderCook College of Music is the only independent college in the country dedicated exclusively to educating music teachers. VanderCook is fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, and the National Association of Schools of Music, and its degree programs are fully approved by the Illinois State Board of Education. VanderCook offers bachelor and master of music education degrees, a bachelor of music (pre-certification) degree, and provides the options of earning a master’s degree and licensure, or completing the requirements for licensure only. VanderCook also offers extensive continuing education classes for working music teachers through the Music Education Center of America (MECA) program.

Conn-Selmer Institute hours may be accepted by your school system for Continuing Education Units (CEU). The CSI Summer Workshop offers 21 hours of classroom experience. Please check with your school system for qualifications and contact us at if you need additional support documentation.