120 Claremont AvenueNew York, NY 10027 212-749-2802
http://www.msmnyc.edu admission@msmnyc.edu
About Manhattan School of Music
  • Year of Foundation 1917
  • Size of Campus 1 acre
  • Type of Instituition Private institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Semester
  • Undergraduate Population 416
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 48%, 52%, 69%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State 26,000
  • Room and Board $14,250
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Least selective
  • Application Fee 100
  • Enrollment No. 408
An internationally recognized conservatory, Manhattan School of Music prepares musicians to be stewards of the great music tradition and catalytic thinkers who will re-imagine the profession. It is a multicultural institution that values all musical idioms and exploits the possibilities of live performances and technology to expand the reach of the musical arts. Manhattan School of Music's dynamic faculty of teaching artists is committed to the realization of each student's talent and human development. The School sits at the nexus of New York City's academic and cultural institutions, and while a global innovator in teaching and musical performance, also serves its city through community engagement and arts-in-education programs.
Social Life And Activities
  • Percent students who are frat members N/A
  • On-campus religious organizations N/A
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Percent students who are frat sororities N/A
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of honor societies N/A
  • Other general policies class attendance mandatory, class attendance policies set by individual instructors, hazing prohibited, smoking prohibited
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Pan-African student Union, Korean Students'Association, International Student Organization
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Winter Semi Formal, "Rite of Spring", Spring Social "Beach Boys Coverband", Family and Friends Weekend, Cruise around the Statue of Liberty, Acupuncture for musical success, Yoga and Stress Management for Musicians, Alexander Technique to enhance musical p
  • Setting Urban
  • Number of frats 0
  • Other on-campus organizations 0%
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Number of sororities 0
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest bus New York City (3)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus No
  • Distance to nearest airport New York City (15), Newark (40)
  • Distance to nearest train New York City (5)
Student Housing
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 58%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples 0%
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 100%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles 53%
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (40%), other housing options (60%)
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined 0%
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 1
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles 47%
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing N/A
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments 0%
Campus Services
  • Computer Courses No
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Internet Access N/A
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help study skills, other
  • Number Of Books in Library N/A
  • Campus Safety lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) 14
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page No
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds N/A
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, placement service, other
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Counseling Services career, academic, other
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries
  • Museums None
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Number Of Subscriptions N/A
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network 50
  • Library Facilities None
  • Online Course Registration Available No
  • Number Of Microforms N/A
  • Student Computer Availability No
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi N/A
  • Library On Campus N/A
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Number of e-books N/A
Student Employment and Career
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 10%
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 1,200
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Student Employment Federal Work Study Program Available
  • Employed Students after 1 year 99%
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs New York Philharmonic, American Symphony Orchestra, Brooklyn Symphony, New York City Ballet Orchestra, Metropolitan Opera, New York City Opera
  • Employed Students after 6 Months 95%
  • Career placment and training resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interview training, other
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities Metropolis