The New England Conservatory of Music: Review & Facts

The New England Conservatory of Music
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The New England Conservatory of Music is a private not-for-profit school with 815 students enrolled. This institution was originated in 1867 and is one of the 32 schools located in Boston, Massachusetts.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
14
At The New England Conservatory of Music you can get your 2-year certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, or doctoral degree.

The New England Conservatory of Music follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 14 majors. The most popular concentration is Music. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other schools and colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
99%
The New England Conservatory of Music student retention rate is excellent at 99% (well above Massachusetts average). Considering this statistic, apparently students definitely love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at The New England Conservatory of Music is good - 75%.

Student to faculty ratio at The New England Conservatory of Music is great: 5:1. Learn more information on instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$38,500
Average tuition price is extremely high - $38,000 a year. The additional fees at The New England Conservatory of Music beyond tuition are nearly $500; which comes to a total of $38,500 a year.

Read the details about The New England Conservatory of Music additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
30%
As reported in recent government data, 1,260 applications were submitted and 372 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to become a student at this school.

The school might accept your advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The undergraduate application fee at The New England Conservatory of Music is $115.00. The graduate application fee is $115.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to The New England Conservatory of Music and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (617) 585-1100 or check The New England Conservatory of Music Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
D
The New England Conservatory of Music provides study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at The New England Conservatory of Music, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
The New England Conservatory of Music offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates nearly 200 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing option.

Based on the college crime data, The New England Conservatory of Music seems to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

The New England Conservatory of Music Location and Maps



Post Address: The New England Conservatory of Music, 290 Huntington Ave, Boston, Massachusetts 02115-5018, USA
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