Berklee College of Music

Location
Boston, MA
Student Size
6,631
College Type
Private University
Accceptance Rate
52%
Average Cost Per Year
$42,952
Student To Faculty Ratio
9:1

About Our College

Berklee College of Music is a private music college in Boston, Massachusetts. It is the largest independent college of contemporary music in the world. Known for the study of jazz and modern American music,[6] it also offers college-level courses in a wide range of contemporary and historic styles, including rock, hip hop, reggae, salsa, heavy metal and bluegrass.[7] Berklee alumni have won 310 Grammy Awards, more than any other college, and 108 Latin Grammy Awards.[8] Other notable accolades for its alumni include 34 Emmy Awards, 7 Tony Awards, 8 Academy Awards, and 3 Saturn Awards. Since 2012, Berklee College of Music has also operated a campus in Valencia, Spain. In December 2015, Berklee College of Music and the Boston Conservatory agreed to a merger. The combined institution is known as Berklee, with the conservatory becoming The Boston Conservatory at Berklee.

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