School Info, Enrollment, & Policies

Berklee Online is the online extension school of Berklee College of Music, delivering access to Berklee’s acclaimed curriculum from anywhere in the world. Berklee Online's award-winning online courses, multi-course certificate programs, and Bachelor of Professional Studies degree are accredited and taught by the college's world-renowned faculty, providing lifelong learning opportunities to people interested in music and working in the music industry.

Berklee Credit Transfer Policy

Berklee College of Music is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). Students who want to transfer Berklee Online credits to other colleges or universities should check with their home institutions. Berklee Online credits are accepted at the discretion of the receiving institution.

Berklee Online courses can be used to fulfill a student’s general elective requirement towards a degree or diploma at Berklee College of Music. Students must first apply and be accepted to Berklee College of Music through the Admissions Office. The credit equivalent will be two credits per online course. A grade of “C” or better in each course is required for approval. The Berklee Online courses must be taken for credit or as part of a certificate program. Only 12-week Berklee Online courses taken for credit are eligible to be used toward a degree or diploma.

If you left Berklee College of Music prior to completing your bachelor’s degree, you now have new opportunities to complete your degree with Berklee Online. Learn more about degree completion opportunities.

Taking courses with Berklee Online does not constitute or affect acceptance into Berklee College of Music in Boston. To learn more about applying for an undergraduate degree or diploma from Berklee College of Music, please contact the Admissions Department at admissions@berklee.edu or by calling 1-800-BERKLEE or 617-747-2221.

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