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Theory Examination Fees | Speech Arts and Drama Theory Fees | Practical Examination Fees | Supplemental Practical Examination Fees | Services Fees | Practical Examination Day Checklists

(Please note: These posted fees pertain to examinations in Canada only. For information on examination fees in other countries, please contact RCM Examinations.)
 

Theory Examination Fees

Level 5 Theory $119
Level 6 Theory $129
Level 7 Theory $139
Level 8 Theory $145
Level 9 Harmony $159
Level 9 History $159
Level 10 Harmony & Counterpoint $179
Level 10 History $179
ARCT Harmony & Counterpoint $220
ARCT History $220
ARCT Analysis $220
Counterpoint (December 2016 session only) $220
Basic Keyboard Harmony $155
Intermediate Keyboard Harmony $175
Advanced Keyboard Harmony $220
ARCT Teacher's Written $225
Elementary Piano Pedagogy Written $155
Intermediate Piano Pedagogy Written $175
Advanced Piano Pedagogy Written $220
ARCT in Composition and/or Theory $850
ARCT in Theory: Analysis $225
ARCT in Theory: Baroque Harmony and Counterpoint I $225
ARCT in Theory: Baroque Harmony & Counterpoint II $225
ARCT in Theory: Romantic and Post Romantic Harmony & Counterpoint $225
ARCT in Theory: Classical Harmony & Counterpoint $225
ARCT in Theory: Ear Test $225
ARCT in Theory: History I $225
ARCT in Theory: History II $225
ARCT in Theory: Orchestration I $225
ARCT in Theory: Orchestration II $225
ARCT in Theory: Post-1900 Composition Techniques $225
ARCT in Theory: Renaissance Counterpoint $225
ARCT Speech Arts & Drama Teachers Written $225
ARCT Accordion Teachers Written $225
ARCT Clarinet Teachers Written $225
ARCT Flute Teachers Written $225
ARCT Guitar Teachers Written $225
ARCT Organ Teachers Written $225
ARCT Percussion Teachers Written $225
ARCT Recorder Teachers Written $225
ARCT Viola Teachers Written $225
ARCT Cello Teachers Written $225
Comprehensive Theory $824

Speech Arts and Drama Theory Fees

Level 1 Speech Arts Technique & Theory $155
Level 2 Speech Arts Technique & Theory $155
Level 3 Speech Arts Technique & Theory $155
Level 4 Speech Arts Technique & Theory $155
Level 1 Speech Arts History & Literature $155
Level 2 Speech Arts History & Literature $155
Level 3 Speech Arts History & Literature $155

Practical Examination Fees

Preparatory (non-piano)  $49
Preparatory A  $49
Preparatory B  $49
Level 1  $99
Level 2  $105
Level 3 $132
Level 4

$138

Level 5 $148
Level 6 $158
Level 7 $173
Level 8 $205
Level 9 $230
Level 10 $399
Level 10 Split: Repertoire Only $275
Level 10 Split: Technique, Ear Tests, and Sight Reading $275
Level 10 Split: Technique, Orchestral Excerpts, Ear Tests, and Sight Reading $275
ARCT - Performer's $665
ARCT - Teacher's (non-piano) $665
ARCT - Teacher's Part 1 (non-piano) $445
ARCT - Teacher's Part 2 (non-piano) $445
Elementary Piano Pedagogy $345
Intermediate Piano Pedagogy $370
Advanced Piano Pedagogy $460
Advanced Piano Pedagogy Practical $460
Licentiate - Piano Performance $860

Supplemental Practical Examination Fees (Level 10 and ARCT only, if applicable)

Level 10 Supplemental Examinations Fee
Technical Requirements $155
Ear Test $135
Sight Reading or Sight Singing $135
Studies Only
(NOT applicable to piano, accordian, cello, double bass, guitar, viola, violin; please consult a current syllabus for further details)
$144
Orchestral Excerpts (where applicable) $155
Figured Bass $135
Questions $135
Pedal Scales $155
Trio Studies $155
Obbligato $155
Speech Arts & Drama Studies $135
Speech Arts & Drama Discussion $135
ARCT  Supplemental Examinations  
Technical Requirements $180
Ear Test $155
Sight Reading or Sight Singing $180
Figured Bass $155
Orchestral Excerpts (where applicable) $180
Speech Arts & Drama Discussion $180
Viva Voce "A" Pedagogical Principles $215
Viva Voce "B" Applied Pedagogy $215
Viva Voce "C" (for Voice, and Speech Arts and Drama only) $215

Services Fees

Service FEE
Practice Theory Paper Assessment $65
Re-Evaluation of Theory Examination Paper $65
Re-Calculation of Theory Examination Paper $20
Duplicate or Replacement Practical Results $35
Duplicate or Replacement Theory Results $35
Transcript $35
Transcripts (per additional copy) $10
Duplicate or Replacement Certificates $45
Duplicate or Replacement Diplomas $85
Duplicate or Replacement Silver/Gold Medals $100
Transfer of Theory Credit $65
Organ Location Fee $35
Past Sample Theory Papers (Speech Arts, ARCT) $15
Late Application Fee $45
Paper Application Fee $20

Practical Examination Day Checklists

The following checklists are designed to help students prepare for the examination day. They include helpful reminders about scheduling, examination room etiquette, and required documents.
 
Practical Examination Day Checklist (Piano)
Practical Examination Day Checklist (Non-Piano)