Department of Postsecondary Studies

Challenge your creativity and enhance your performance skills within a close-knit nurturing community of passionate artists! ~ David Visentin, Director of Postsecondary Studies.

The VCM’s Department of Postsecondary Studies, offers multiple pathways to a successful career as a professional in the music industry, as performer, teacher, collaborator/creator, producer, music technology specialist …. or whatever your dream may be!

Our advantages include intimate class sizes,  more one-on-one instruction, customized program options, and a community of excellent faculty artists who take a personal pride in your success.

What we offer:

Diploma in Music Performance * 

A comprehensive two-year credential providing professional foundations and enhanced performance skill development.

Certificate in Music Technologies * 

A three-term unique credential offered entirely online, that offers the opportunity to master current music creation and production technologies.

* Offered in partnership with Camosun College.  For over 40 years, the VCM has proudly represented Camosun College as its Music Department.





PCTIA_Accredited_Logo_SMALL-224x300BC Accreditation Program

The VCM is accredited through the Private Career Training Institutes Agency (PCTIA), and currently offers:



Other VCM Advanced Studies

  • Associate of Victoria Conservatory of Music (AVCM)
  • Opera Studio
  • Advanced Vocal Workshop

Applications for fall 2016 are open now.
Closing Date June 1, 2016
Auditions for fall 2016 begin in mid-March.
Apply for Camosun Partnership Programs: