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Berklee College of Music Admissions Stats

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Admissions Requirements

Formal Demonstration of Competencies: Required
Recommendations: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Rank: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Recommended

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Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: Yes

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Contact Info

1140 Boylston St Boston, MA 02215
Phone: (617) 747-2222
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Berklee College of Music
  • Located in Boston, MA
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 4,275 students enrolled
  • 28% admitted
  • $36,514 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Gretchen from Boston, MA
  • Nov-06-2014 I am a current student here

    Embrace and be grateful everyday for being part of the Berklee Community. Get to know the teachers as much as you can. Participate as much as you can inside school. Be friendly and make friends from different parts of the world. You never know where life would take you.

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  • Victor from Quincy, MA
  • Apr-18-2014 I am a current student here

    Save up as much as you can. Berklee is so expensive, and so is Boston. The cost of living here is outrageous. Many students are forced to leave after a semester or two because of the high costs.

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  • Liz from Petoskey, MI
  • Apr-11-2014 I am a current student here

    Take a step back, your first semester is incredibly overwhelming, but don't be afraid to try new things that scare you, that is the college experience. Also, that ear training practice everyday really pays off, ear training isn't something you can cram for.

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  • GG
  • Mar-23-2014 I am a current student here

    Make sure you know what you want upon arriving. Try to hang out with as many different people as possible. Work hard during the week so that you can have fun on the weekend.

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