Admissions & Auditions

Make CCA a part of your future!

At CCA, you can major in:

Communications (Creative Writing)
Instrumental Music
Musical Theatre
Technical Theatre (high school only)
Visual Art
Vocal Performance

Admissions Process

Our applications for the 2022-2023 school year
closed January 31, 2022.

If you are new to the area and missed the deadline,
please contact our Dean of Fine Arts ([email protected]). 


 CCA follows the HCS “Choose Hamilton” timeline. This content will be updated once information is available for the 2022-2023 application season. 

Application Steps from 2021-2022:

  1. Complete Hamilton County Schools Magnet Application which is available November 15, 2021 – January 31, 2022.
  2. You will receive an email from our Dean of Fine Arts, Vincent Hale communicating your in-person audition information.
  3. Attend your audition.
  4. Notification of acceptance status will be issued by February 16, 2022.
  5. Respond to lottery offer by February 23, 2022.


Visit our CCA Auditions website to learn about our majors and how to prepare for an audition in your chosen fine arts discipline.
For additional information, contact the Dean of Fine Arts at: [email protected]

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