The Post Graduate Program at Interlochen Arts Academy is a one-year, fully immersive artistic experience for recent high school graduates seeking a college-level arts program on a vibrant campus of creative artists.
Interlochen has long been recognized as one of the world's finest pre-professional schools for young artists and musicians. This one-year program gives students access to the extensive artistic expertise and resources that are only available at Interlochen. The program features a flexible curriculum and schedule that allows students to receive world-class instruction in a nurturing residential environment where they can fully dedicate themselves to achieving their artistic goals.
For Music, specifically the Conservatory Gap Year Program represents an ideal opportunity for musicians to prepare for conservatory auditions and placement. The program also embraces students looking for artistic enrichment and pre-professional training, whether intending to pursue a music performance degree or non-performance degree. Interlochen's intense artistic educational experience produces highly sought-after students who are disciplined, creative, collaborative, and polished performers.