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Berklee, founded in 1945, is a private college. Its urban campus is located in Boston's Back Bay area.

Website: www.berklee.edu/

Private
Co-ed
5,112
Undergraduate
Students
(32.7%) 1,673 Women
(67.3%) 3,439 Men
160
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
26% of 7,682 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
January 15

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.00
SAT Math
Not reported
SAT EBRW
Not reported
ACT Composite
Not reported
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$66,944
Tuition and Fees
$45,660
Room and Board
$18,640
Average Percent of Need Met
44%
Average Freshman Award
$22,497
Average Indebtedness of 2018 Graduates
$43,444
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Not reported
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
266
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 44% of classes
10-19 students: 45% of classes
20-29 students: 8% of classes
30-39 students: 2% of classes
40-49 students: 0% of classes
50-99 students: 0% of classes
Over 100 students: 0% of classes
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Campus Life

Boston Population
625,087
Nearest Metropolitan Area
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are given priority consideration for housing
Students in College Housing
27% of all students
Athletic Conferences
 
Mascot
 
Sororities
 
Fraternities
 
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.2% American Indian/Alaskan Native
5.9% Asian
7.6% Black/African-American
12.6% Hispanic/Latino
8.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.7% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
53.8% White
11.2% Unknown
International Students
33.2%
First-Year Students Returning
85.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
38.5%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
Not reported
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
Not reported
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