Back to Results

Berklee College of Music

Boston, MA

Want to update the data for this profile? Claim it!
Want to update the data for this profile? Claim it!
Interested?

Interested in Berklee College of Music? Admissions officers are waiting to hear from you!

Update my info
Your submission to Berklee College of Music has been sent.
Update my info
Your submission to Berklee College of Music has been sent.

Overview

Berklee College of Music is a Comprehensive institution located in Boston, MA, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 1140 Boylston Street
Boston, MA  02215-3693
United States
Contact Mr. Damien Bracken
Director of Admissions
Email: admissions@berklee.edu
Phone: 617-747-2222
Fax: 617-747-2047

Update my info
Your submission to Berklee College of Music has been sent.

Majors & Degrees

Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services Associate Bachelors
Recording Arts Technology Checkmark
Education Associate Bachelors
Music Teacher Education Checkmark
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Music Therapy Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Jazz/jazz Studies Checkmark
Keyboard Instruments Checkmark
Music Checkmark
Music Management Checkmark
Music Performance Checkmark
Music Theory And Composition Checkmark
Percussion Instruments Checkmark
Stringed Instruments Checkmark
Voice And Opera Checkmark
Woodwind Instruments Checkmark

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

6,763
Applied
3,479
Accepted
6,439
Enrolled
51%
Female icon

Female Admissions

3,279
Females Applied
1,588
Females Accepted
48%
Acceptance Rate
Male icon

Male Admissions

3,484
Males Applied
1,891
Males Accepted
54%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

150
Application Fee
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
Interview
2 recommendations
Other requirements exist (see below)
Other requirements: 2 years of formal music study, audition

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen January 15th March 31st
Other early decision plan November 1st January 31st
Transfer January 15th March 31st

Tuition & Fees

Money icon

Tuition

45,890
Private
Fees icon

Fees

1,340
Full-time student fees
18,830
Room & board

Financial Aid

24,330
Avg. Financial Aid Package
23,876
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
21,290
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
3,424
Avg. Loan Aid
20,521
Avg. Grant Aid
7,229
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
97% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
65%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
10%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

6,439
Total Undergrad students
27%
International Students
88%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 10.18%
Black or African American 6.61%
White or Caucasian 42.96%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.16%
Asian 4.91%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.13%
Two or more races 4.59%
Other 2.7%

Gender

Male (58.56%)
Female (41.44%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 30%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
Student-run radio station Checkmark
Student-run television station Checkmark
Marching band Checkmark
Choral groups Checkmark

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
24-hour patrols by trained officers Checkmark
Student patrols Checkmark
Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark

Athletics

Male icon

Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Ice Hockey Checkmark No No
Rock Climbing Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Female icon

Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Ice Hockey Checkmark No No
Rock Climbing Checkmark No No
Soccer Checkmark No No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No

Faculty

986
Total Faculty
10:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 359
Part-time - 627
Male - 633
Female - 353
Update my info
Your submission to Berklee College of Music has been sent.
Berklee College of Music
Update my info
Your submission to Berklee College of Music has been sent.
×