The Associate Diploma (ARCT) and the Licentiate Diploma (LRCM) are the highest academic standings awarded by The RCM Certificate Program. The ARCT is available for Performer (all instruments), Pedagogy (Piano and Violin) and Teacher (Strings, Winds, Brass, and Voice). The LRCM is available for Piano, Performer and Violin, Performer only.
Diplomas are either given at annual Convocation ceremonies
or mailed to graduates who are unable to attend.