Higher Studies in music

Berklee College of Music

Berklee is the preeminent institute of contemporary music and the performing arts, offering undergraduate and graduate degree programs at its campuses in Boston, Massachusetts and Valencia, Spain, and through its award-winning distance learning program, Berklee Online. Dedicated to nurturing the creative and career potential of the world’s most inspired artists, Berklee’s commitment to arts education is reflected in the work of its students, faculty, and alumni—hundreds of whom have been recognized with Grammy, Tony, Oscar, and Emmy awards. At Berklee College of Music and Boston Conservatory at Berklee, students explore interdisciplinary approaches to music, dance, theater, film, business, healthcare, education, technology, and more. Our pioneering youth programs reach underserved classrooms throughout the U.S. and beyond. With students and alumni from more than 100 nations and educational partners across the world, we are forging new connections among art forms, musical traditions, and technologies to build a dynamic, diverse, and collaborative global arts community.
Undergraduate Degrees and Diplomas
Bachelor of Music degree program, studies in your major are combined with liberal arts courses, affording you a broad context in which to study and pursue your objectives in music.
professional diploma program is almost entirely devoted to the study of music. It includes few liberal arts courses and is not offered for music therapy and music education majors. If accepted to the diploma program, you can switch to the degree program while enrolled at Berklee College of Music if you meet certain academic requirements
Double Majors Students may combine many of Berklee College of Music’s 12 majors, depending on the nature of the program. The double major program requires a five-year course of study and is available to both degree and diploma candidates.
Graduate Degrees
Graduate Certificate Programs
The Professional Studies Certificate offerings are one-year programs for exceptionally talented performers possessing a Master of Music degree or a post-baccalaureate diploma.
Online Degrees, Certificates, and Courses
Summer Programs