Berklee College of Music: Tuition & Loans

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Tuition and fees per year
$36,600
Average tuition cost at Berklee College of Music is extremely high - about $35,500 per academic year. The additional fees at Berklee College of Music not covered by tuition are around $1,100; this comes to a total of $36,600 a year.

If you are seeking a lower priced alternative in Massachusetts, take a look at the Affordable Colleges in Massachusetts ranking. The chart below shows Berklee College of Music tuition costs and additional fees compared to the competing and nearby colleges:

Anunual Tuition and Fees in Berklee College of Music and Competing Colleges

Berklee College of Music Tuition Comparison Chart

Books and Supplies

The average cost of books and additional supplies required to study at Berklee College of Music is $450 a year, which is a great deal if compared to other colleges in Massachusetts.

FAFSA Application

FAFSA Code
2015-2016
002126
If you would like to file your FAFSA application for Federal Student Aid, the college code for Berklee College of Music is 002126. Please verify this code before using it with your FAFSA application.

Federal Student Aid is an office of the US Department of Education, which provides grants and loans to eligible students. To meet minimum eligibility requirements you will need to have a valid Social Security number and high school diploma or GED certificate.

Repaying Your School Loans

Repayment
Failure Rate
8%
The government reported that the median federal student loan amount for Berklee College of Music is approximately $7,900.

At the same time, 7.60% of the recent Berklee College of Music graduates have failed to maintain their federal student loan repayments in 2012

This rate of loan repayment defaults (7.60%) is low and might lead to a conclusion that Berklee College of Music graduates have very good career perspectives.

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