Berklee College of Music

School Description

Founded in 1945 as the Schillinger House, the institution was the United States' first school to teach jazz music. In 1954, the institution was renamed to Berklee School of Music, named after its founder, Lawrence Berk. 12 years later, Berklee produced its first batch of baccalaureate degree graduates until finally becoming the Berklee College of Music in 1970.

Throughout the years, the college evolved to become the pioneering institution in the provision of baccalaureate education in different genres of music and the music industry. Today, it offers 27 majors and minors towards a variety of bachelor's degree and 32 master's degree programs in the study of composition, contemporary writing and production, electronic production and design, film scoring, jazz composition, music business/management, music education, music production and engineering, music therapy, performance, professional music, and songwriting. Attracting nearly 5,000 students from 96 countries across the world, Berklee's Boston campus is a vibrant close-knit community of diverse and talented learners enjoying the college's state-of-the-art facilities including studios, laboratories, classrooms, and performance amenities to support students' preparation for a career in the music industry.

Courses Offered

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  • Boston, MA 02215, USA

    Composition

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts of English Composition. The program offers courses that focus on the principles of writing in effective sentences, paragraphs, and essays.  

    Tuition Fee: USD 43,345
  • Boston, MA 02215, USA

    Composition

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts of English Composition. The program offers courses that focus on the principles of writing in effective sentences, paragraphs, and essays.  

    Tuition Fee: USD 42,880
  • Boston, MA 02215, USA

    Electronic Production and Design

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual, technical and practical knowledge of the elements of Design. The program offers courses that focus on the study of visual arts; design techniques; and comp more
    Tuition Fee: USD 42,880
  • Boston, MA 02215, USA

    Film Scoring

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Film Studies. The program offers courses that focus on the study of visual arts; the history, development, theory, and critical a more
    Tuition Fee: USD 42,880
  • Boston, MA 02215, USA

    Music

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Music. The program offers courses that focus on the study of medieval, renaissance, classical, romantic, jazz, pop, and rock musi more
    Tuition Fee: USD 43,345