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Piano, BM, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

The traditional private lesson is vital in our curriculum; you will also participate in piano studio classes, master-classes with NEC faculty and such visiting artists as Emanuel Ax, Richard Goode, Murray Perahia, Menahem Pressler, András Schiff, Fou T'song, solo and concerto competitions, and festivals. You will learn by participating in chamber music ensembles and by interacting with colleagues both within and outside the major.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

  • Piano Class
  • Piano Performance Seminar
  • Piano Pedagogy
  • Piano Literature
  • Music Theory
  • Liberal Arts
  • General Education Electives

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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General Requirements

Online Application, which will include submission of your prescreening recording (if required for your major or program), essay, artistic resume (including a brief repertoire list), unofficial transcripts, English proficiency documentation (if applicable), contact information for your letters of recommendation, and the application fee of $115.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    49580 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 49580 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    49580 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 49580 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Boston

  • 1560 - 3240 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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