Berklee College of Music

1140 Boylston St, Boston, MA

Questions and Answers about Berklee College of Music

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Majors offered at Berklee College of Music

Biggest majors
Computer Software and Media Applications

Academics at Berklee College of Music

Student Faculty Ratio
10 to 1
Somewhat Selective (48% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Non-profit Private 4-year institution
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Common careers for Berklee College of Music students

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Software Engineer103k
Product Manager, Software94k
Sound Designer53k
Account Manager50k
Music Teacher45k
Worship Pastor45k
Music Therapist43k
Based on 1,925 student responses
49.3kAvg. Early Career Pay
90.7kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
52%in High-Meaning careers

Net price of attending Berklee College of Music

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Student reviews of Berklee College of Music

by students







Recommended by

100% of students

Known for

Diverse and Inclusive
Helpful career services
Welcoming student body
Close-knit community
Lots of interesting clubs and activities
Jack DiBernardo
Music Production
Electric Guitar
Ice Hockey
Baseball + 10 others



Berklee might seem like a rough experience for the cost, but it's the best decision I've made in my life. The networking I've done here is priceless, and my skills have increasingly gotten better. I recommend you don't skip over this college.

WHAT I didn’t LIKE

Be careful of the professors, they could be hard and unfair at