New England Conservatory of Music

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office
290 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115
(617) 585-1101
Fax: (617) 585-1115

Contact: Christina Daly
Director of Admissions
Main Address
290 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115
(617) 585-1100

www.newenglandconservatory.edu

Size
Total undergrads: 356
First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 85
Degree-seeking undergrads: 351
Graduate enrollment: 358

Setting
Urban setting
Very large city (over 500,000)
Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Bachelor’s
Master’s
Doctoral

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $100

Online application fee: $100

Enrollment Rates

Percent applicants admitted: 31%

Percent of students who return for sophomore year: 92%


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Jazz Studies B
Music – General B
Music – General Performance B
Music – Piano/Organ B
Music – Voice/Opera B
Music History/Literature B
Music Theory/Composition B
Stringed Instruments B

Degree levels for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

The New England Conservatory of Music Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (617) 585-1100
Website: necmusic.edu
Type of School: 4-year, Private non-profit
Apply Online: necmusic.edu/apply/how-to-apply
Address: 290 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115-5018
Setting: City: Large
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 838
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): 81%
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 5 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:
Distance Learning Students*: 838 (100% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $48,750
Out-of-state Tuition: $48,750
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 96%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $18,149

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

The New England Conservatory of Music Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at The New England Conservatory of Music.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Visual and Performing Arts 89114
Grand total 89114

* Based on programs that produced 2018-2019 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at The New England Conservatory of Music and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $48,750
Out-of-state $48,750
Books and supplies $500

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2018-2019
In-state $48,750
Out-of-state $48,750

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2017-2018

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 104 96%
Grant or scholarship aid 103 95% $18,149
Student loan aid 39 36% $8,360

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 406 93% $19,517
Federal student loans 142 33% $6,173

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for The New England Conservatory of Music. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled The New England Conservatory of Music students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2019

Total Male Female
Number of applicants 1,083 561 522
Percent admitted 100% 40% 33%
Percent admitted who enrolled 10% 12% 8%

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Recommendations
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

The New England Conservatory of Music Enrollment, Fall 2019

Total Enrollment 838
Undergraduate enrollment 468
Graduate enrollment 370

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

The New England Conservatory of Music Accreditation

This institution is accredited by New England Commission of Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs

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