New England Conservatory

New England Conservatory Ranking

country rank: 896
world rank: 2562

University Overview

New England Conservatory ranking, established in 1867, is a non-profit private specialist higher-education college based in the urban environment of Boston, Massachusetts (population range of 500,000-1,000,000). New England Conservatory (NEC) ranking is a limited (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 500-999 students) coeducational US higher education institution that is officially approved by the New England Commission on Higher Education. New England Conservatory (NEC) provides courses and services in a variety of fields that contribute to officially accredited higher education degrees. For further details, see the degree levels and areas of research matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 153-year-old American higher-education college has a preferential admissions process focused on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and grades. The enrollment rate for this US higher education institution is 30-40%, rendering it a very selective institution. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. NEC also offers students with a library, accommodation, financial assistance and/or grants, and administrative resources, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

New England Conservatory Ranking

University Identity

Name New England Conservatory
Acronym NEC
Founded 1867

University Location

Address 290 Huntington Avenue Boston 02115-5018 Massachusetts United States
Tel +1 (617) 585 1100
Fax +1 (617) 585 1500

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro)
over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro) over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 30-40%
Admission Office 290 Huntington Avenue Boston 02115-5018 (617) 585 1741

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 500-999
Academic Staff 300-399
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes The New England Conservatory of Music's library collection is comprised of both physical (i.e. books, medium etc.) and digital/electronic items. In 2018 the library has reported 79,309 physical volumes, 55,972 physical media, 187,442 digital/electronic medium and 37 licensed digital/electronic databases.
Housing Yes New England Conservatory provides on-campus housing. The total dormitory capacity, whether on or off campus, was about 256 students in the 2018 academic year.
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


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Memberships and Affiliations

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