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:app.decisiondesk.com/clients/nec/account/create
Address:290 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115-5018
Setting:Rural: Distant
Campus Housing:Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population:819
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):85%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:4 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:
Distance Learning Students*:819 (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:$44,755
Out-of-state Tuition:$44,755
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:95%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$18,520

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

The New England Conservatory of Music Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Visual and Performing Arts1910138
Grand total1910138

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$44,755
Out-of-state$44,755
Books and supplies$700

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$44,755
Out-of-state$44,755

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid8295%
Grant or scholarship aid8295%$18,520
Student loan aid3541%$10,942

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid37793%$17,467
Federal student loans16140%$8,942

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 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants1,177612565
Percent admitted100%39%32%
Percent admitted who enrolled10%12%9%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
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 2017

Total Enrollment819
Undergraduate enrollment413
Graduate enrollment406

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 Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions 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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