1140 Boylston Street Boston, MA 02215 781.891.2000
About Berklee College of Music
  • Year of Foundation 1945
  • Size of Campus N/A
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor's
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 4,037
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 29%, 71%, 76.9%
Application
  • App. Deadlines N/A
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State N/A
  • Room and Board
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Least selective
  • Application Fee $150
  • Enrollment No. 3,531
Berklee College of Music, located in Boston, Massachusetts, is the largest independent college of contemporary music in the world. Known primarily as a school for jazz, rock and popular music, it also offers college-level courses in a wide range of contemporary and historic styles, including hip hop, reggae, salsa, and bluegrass. To date, 99 Berklee alumni have received 221 Grammy Awards, popular music's highest honor.Berklee College of Music is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). NEASC is the regional accreditation agency for schools and colleges located in the New England region of the United States.
Social Life And Activities
  • Alcohol Policies No
  • Number of frats 0
  • Other general policies N/A
  • Number of frat chapter houses N/A
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus International Night; Singer Showcase; Convocation
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • Number of honor societies N/A
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of sororities N/A
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Christian Fellowship at Berklee, Korean Christian Fellowship
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Association of Mexicans at Berklee; Japan Club; Black Student Union; Latinos Association
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest airport Boston, MA, Boston, MA
  • Distance to nearest train Boston, MA
  • Distance to nearest bus Boston, MA
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus No
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms N/A
  • Number of students using college housing N/A
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered N/A
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
Campus Services
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help N/A
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • OS of Wifi Network N/A
  • Counseling Services career, personal, academic
  • Museums N/A
  • Number Of Subscriptions N/A
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Online Course Registration Available No
  • Computer Courses Yes
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Microforms N/A
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Student Computer Availability N/A
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in all classrooms, in computer labs, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas, in all college-owned, operated, or affiliated housing, in all school buildings and on all school property
  • Library Facilities N/A
  • Number of e-books N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library, student center
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Books in Library N/A
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, health insurance
Student Employment and Career
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment N/A
  • Career placment and training internships, career/job search classes, alumni network, interview training
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 1 year N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs N/A
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Metropolis