Online music and arts courses and private lessons
Next session begins May 1. Limited seats available.
Four-week courses in music theory, recording and producing music, songwriting, musical theatre, acting, and creative writing. Private lessons available in six arts areas, in addition to college advising.
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Why Interlochen Online

Experience Interlochen from anywhere in the world with Interlochen Online, connecting you to the world’s leading arts educators and a community of youth seeking to engage with, and learn from, each other. Learn on a schedule that works for you, whether in four-week courses or weekly private lessons, in an online environment that inspires creativity, confidence, and collaboration. 

Adult learners, educators, and professionals can view our lifelong learning programs at Interlochen College of Creative Arts.

Curriculum that inspires.

Tuition for courses is $495, and tuition for private lessons is $100 per lesson. We offer four-week online courses and weekly private lessons in several arts disciplines, as well as college advising. Choose your desired division below or VIEW ALL PROGRAMS to learn more.

Have questions? Email us at or call 231.276.5990.

Visual Arts

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Creative Writing

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College Advising

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Film & New Media

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Inside a Course

Taught by Interlochen faculty, four-week courses provide the best way to study the arts online. You will work on expertly designed learning activities throughout each week, while interacting directly with Interlochen faculty and fellow students. Expect to spend five hours per week on a course, whether a little bit each day after school or on weekends—you decide. The courses combine flexibility with world-class, personalized instruction to develop your skills in the arts.


Featured Faculty

You’ll receive world-class arts mentorship and teachings from our expert Interlochen faculty.
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Shane Adams

Shane Adams

Instructor of Singer-Songwriter

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Megan Baxter

Megan Baxter

Instructor of Creative Writing

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Keith Contreras-McDonald

Keith Contreras-McDonald

Instructor of Theatre

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Andrew Smith

Andrew Martin Smith, D.M.A.

Instructor of Music Composition & Theory

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My daughter had a great experience with Interlochen Online. The teachers were so supportive and knowledgeable. I've noticed a huge difference in her confidence and self-esteem after taking the program. Kudos to the amazing teachers for their expertise and support.

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Learn on a Schedule That Works for You


Four-week courses and weekly private lessons

Expert instruction and personalized feedback

Connection with peers from around the world

Coursework that supports your creative expression

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