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Berklee College of Music

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  • 1140 Boylston St
    Boston , MA 02215
    (617) 747-2222

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    Berklee College of Music More Information

    Type of School
    Four or more years , Private not-for-profit
    Religious affiliation
    Highest degree offered
    Master's degree
    Distance learning opportunities

  • Berklee College of Music Admission Basics

    Admissions office phone number -
    Open admission policy No
    Undergraduate Application fee $150
    Applied 4,956
    Admitted 1,388
    Enrolled 920
    Admitted % 28%

    Berklee College of Music Admission factors

    Admission test scores Neither required nor recommended
    Secondary school GPA Required
    Secondary school rank Recommended
    Secondary school record Required
    TOEFL Recommended
    Completion of college preparatory program Neither required nor recommended
    Recommendations Required
    Formal demonstration of competencies Required

    Berklee College of Music Admission statistics

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    Berklee College of Music Diversity

    American Indian/Alaskan Native 0%
    Asian/Pacific Islander 4%
    Black/Non-Hispanic 8%
    Hispanic 7%
    White/Non-Hispanic 46%
    Non-Resident Alien 26%
    Race/ethnicity unknown 9%
  • Berklee College of Music Cost

    In-State Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $36,514
    Out-of-state Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $36,514
    Books and Supplies $474
    On-campus room and board $17,200
    Off-campus room and board $17,200

    Berklee College of Music Financial Aid

    Students Receiving Aid 67%
    Receiving Federal Grants 18% , $4,983 on average
    Receiving Institutional Aid 43% , $15,327 on average
    Receiving Student Loans 44% , $14,184 on average
  • Berklee College of Music Programs & Majors

    Graduates in 2012/2013 academic year.

    Recording Arts Technology/Technician 125
    EDUCATION Bachelor
    Music Teacher Education 22
    Music Therapy/Therapist 27
    Jazz/Jazz Studies 24
    Music Management 108
    Music Performance, General 162
    Music Theory and Composition 197
    Music, General 182
  • Berklee College of Music Deadlines

    Regular Admissions

    Regular application deadline January 15
    Priority application deadline November 1
    Fall application deadline January 15
    SAT Reasoning / ACT scores due -
    SAT Subject score report due -
    College will notify student by March 31
    Student must reply to acceptance by May 1
    Deadline for housing deposit May 1

    Financial Aid

    Financial aid priority deadline March 1
    Financial aid deadline May 7
    College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about -
    Student must reply to financial aid decision by -

    Early Decision/Action

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    Early action deadline November 1
    College will notify student of early action by January 31

    Transfer Students

    Transfer priority application deadline November 1
    Transfer priority financial aid deadline -
    Transfer application closing date January 15
    Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms -
    College will notify student of transfer decision by March 31
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Student Reviews of Berklee College of Music

based on 61 reviews
  • Alejandro from Someville, MA

    Prepare for the school beforehand. Work on your music reading and ear training. Be ready to focus. read full review

  • Gretchen from Boston, MA

    It's a High Demanding School and they slap your ego every day, but what you learn here you won't learn it anywhere else. You don't learn only about music, you learn about different cultures, you learn about yourself, you learn how to give and… more read full review

    It's a High Demanding School and they slap your ego every day, but what you learn here you won't learn it anywhere else. You don't learn only about music, you learn about different cultures, you learn about yourself, you learn how to give and receive help. You learn how to be persistent receiving 300% support from the Berklee Family, teachers, students, anybody. read full review

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