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Berklee School of Music Admission Requirements

Boston, Massachusetts

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Chances of getting into Berklee College of Music

Acceptance Rate

Admitted 
52%
Admission Difficulty for Berklee College of Music
Measure Difficulty
Admission Standards Unavailable 
Applicant Competition Average 
How hard is it to get into Berklee School of Music and can I get accepted?

The acceptance rate at Berklee School of Music is 52%.  It ranks #21 in Massachusetts for lowest rate of acceptance. Berklee School of Music is a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for qualifying applicants. Last year, 4,056 out of 7,860 applicants were admitted.

31% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.

The Berklee School of Music application fee is $150 and applications are due by Jan 15.

Test Optional

Submission of SAT or ACT scores is not required or recommended by Berklee College of Music.

Berklee School of Music SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range 
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting SAT 
-
SAT Scores for Berklee College of Music
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th N/A
SAT Math 25th N/A
SAT Composite 25th N/A
SAT Scores for Berklee College of Music
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th N/A
SAT Math 75th N/A
SAT Composite 75th N/A
Average SAT Score N/A
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Berklee School of Music ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range 
Not Reported
Applicants Submitting ACT 
-
ACT Scores for Berklee College of Music
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th N/A
ACT Math 25th N/A
ACT Composite 25th N/A
ACT Scores for Berklee College of Music
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th N/A
ACT Math 75th N/A
ACT Composite 75th N/A
Average ACT Score N/A
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Berklee School of Music GPA

Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Berklee College of Music has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.

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Applying

Admission Statistics

Berklee College of Music admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 3,908 3,952 7,860
Accepted 1,854 2,202 4,056
Acceptance Rate 47% 56% 52%
Enrolled 554 694 1,248
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 30% 32% 31%
Data Sources, IPEDS for Fall 2020 starting class

Fall 2022 Application Deadline

Applications are Due
Jan 15, 2023
Days left to Apply
45

Applicants have 45 days left until the Fall 2022 term applications are due on Jan 15, 2023.

Application Fee

The cost for prospective students to apply to Berklee College of Music is $150.

Application Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Berklee College of Music and what student information is used for admission decisions?

Berklee College of Music Application Requirements
Test Scores Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA Required
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Neither required nor recommended
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Required

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Berklee College of Music
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=164748 IPEDS survey data for Berklee College of Music.

FAQs

What is my chance of getting into Berklee College of Music?

52% of those who apply are granted admission to Berklee School of Music. Admission competition is low and the college has unavailable admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.