Berklee College of Music

Boston, Massachusetts

Berklee College of Music
Berklee College of Music
Berklee College of Music
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Founded on jazz, the music of the African diaspora, and a dedication to contemporary music, Berklee is a singular institution for the study of the performing arts. The institution continues to integrate and find connections between its historical roots and the contemporary worlds of music, dance and theater. Berklee is a place where artists come together to innovate and collaborate, and where artistic and cultural diversity is embraced and celebrated. This ethos permeates all aspects of Berklee’s from teaching and learning to administration and governance—and is fundamental to the Berklee experience.


Newsweek recently ranked Berklee College of Music as third among all U.S. colleges that “offer an exceptional artistic atmosphere.” The Hollywood Reporter ranked the college as third among “20 Music Schools for Composing for Film and TV in 2020.” Billboard listed Berklee among the “Elite Music Business Schools Shaping the Industry’s Future,” highlighting Berklee’s growth in Valencia and its music business degree programs. The Luxonomist ranked Berklee’s campuses in Boston and Valencia as the top two music colleges in the world.

Boston Conservatory at Berklee has earned dozens of accolades in recent years, including “Best College Dance Programs in the U.S.” (Dance US, 2019), “Five of the Best Music Education Schools in the U.S.” (Careers in Music, 2019), and “Big Ten 2019: The 10 Most Represented Colleges on Broadway” (Playbill, 2019, 2018, and 2017).

Campus Locations

Berklee continually cultivates its own promise—stretching, expanding, and reinventing itself in a rapidly changing world. In recent years, Berklee has opened new campuses in New York City and Valencia, Spain, and grown Berklee Online into the world’s largest online music school. In 2016, the Boston Conservatory—the oldest and one of the most prestigious conservatories in the U.S. for dance, music, and theater—joined forces with Berklee College of Music.

Summer Programs

Berklee summer programs will give you a taste of Berklee—the preeminent institute of contemporary music and the performing arts—on the stage, in the studio, and in the classroom.

With programs in music performance, theater, dance, music production, songwriting, opera and music business, there is a Berklee summer program for you whether you are in middle school, high school, college or beyond. Summer programs are available in music performance, songwriting and composition, music production, dance and theater, and music business.



  • Certificate in Game Audio Design and Production
  • Certificate in Mixing, Mastering and Production for Visual Media
  • Certificate in Electronic Music Production and Design
  • BM in Music Composition for Film, TV and Games
  • BM in Electronic Music Production and Design
  • MM in Scoring for Film, Television and Video Games

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