CMC, students live in the Brentwood Apartment complex, right across the street from the Contemporary Music Center.  Each apartment features a kitchen, wireless internet and free access to the fitness center and swimming pool.  The apartments are fully furnished, including kitchen supplies.

Living in community is a vital part of the CMC experience – you live, work & learn with your peers. Residence life activities include social events, weekly community meals and an off-site, weekend retreat.

*Students must live in CMC provided housing, unless married.


The Contemporary Music Center is authorized for operation as a postsecondary educational institution by the Tennessee Higher Education Commission. In order to view detailed job placement and graduation information on the programs offered by the Contemporary Music Center, please visit www.tn.gov/thec and click on the Authorized Institutions Data button. Click Here to view the transferability of credit disclosure statement.