About Berklee Online

Founded in 2002, Berklee Online is the premier innovator and largest provider of worldwide music education, offering more than 75,000 students from 144 countries the renowned curriculum of Berklee College of Music, at a fraction of the cost. Through Berklee Online’s award-winning online courses, certificates, bachelor’s, and master’s degree programs, students receive expert music instruction and emerge with the skills to exceed the demands of the music industry.

Study Berklee Online's Award-Winning Curriculum

Improve your skills with our in-depth online certificate programs, award-winning 12-week courses, and online music degree programs.

 "Berklee Online continues to set the standard for quality music education online. Receiving awards from UPCEA is recognition of Berklee Online's course quality, and a credit to the outstanding work of Berklee's faculty and continuing education division." - Debbie Cavalier, CEO of Berklee Online

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Learn from Berklee College of Music Instructors

Study Berklee's renowned curriculum directly from our faculty. Get direct access to the same instruction offered at our physical campus. Our instructors are recognized experts in their respective fields - they've produced and engineered hundreds of artists and numerous award-winning projects, and their student's work have earned Grammy award nominations.

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Study with Like-Minded Musicians

Our online students come from over 140 countries around the world. Although bonded by a shared love of music, their backgrounds are diverse. Our students include members of Dave Matthews Band, Nine Inch Nails, Sugarland, and Karmin; producers running major recording studios; executives at industry leading technology and business firms; and much more.

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Get Support by Experienced Academic Advisors

Every online student is assigned a Berklee-trained Academic Advisor. Each Advisor is passionate and knowledgeable about music, and here to support you through your online experience.