What is Certificate of Merit

Certificate of Merit (CM) is an educational music program designed to challenge
and encourage students as they are studying their chosen instrument. The
program is open to any students studying with a teacher who is a member of
MTAC. Certificate of Merit is sponsored and run by MTAC and now annually
tests approximately 30,000 students statewide.

For more detailed information about the program please click here.

2020-2021 Dates for Contra Costa County:

Certificate of Merit Evaluations will be held online this year and will be run at the state level by MTAC.