Applying to Berklee College of Music requires an online application form, supporting materials (e.g. resume, transcripts, or personal statement), and typically an audition and/or interview.

Each program has unique application requirements based on degree level and topic.

Explore our diverse academic programs for musicians for both undergraduate and graduate students, or take the next step and learn how to apply below.

  • Undergraduate

    Apply to earn your Bachelor of Music degree, choosing from 15 different majors and more than 30 minors, or a Bachelor of Arts in music industry leadership and innovation.

  • Graduate

    Apply for Master of Music or Master of Arts programs in Boston, New York City, or Valencia, Spain.

Performance at an orientation event


Connect With Admissions

Join events to learn about the application process, what it’s like to study at Berklee College of Music, and what we’re looking for in qualified applicants.

See what’s coming up next and sign up on our Admissions Events page

Student using an EDI

Study with Berklee Online

Accessible, affordable, and career-focused, enroll in Berklee Online’s undergraduate or graduate degree programs, certificates, and 200+ courses

Students in a summer program

Berklee Summer Programs

Explore more than 20 summer programs for ages 12 and older in music performance, production, songwriting, and more. 

Find the Perfect Program for You

Explore offerings across Berklee by topic, location, level, and instrument.

Find Your Program