School Info, Enrollment, & Policies

Berklee Online is the online extension school of Berklee College of Music, delivering access to Berkleeā€™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 Online Degree Programs

Tailored to help new musicians and seasoned music professionals get ahead in the music industry, check out the most affordable and flexible option for earning your degree with Berklee College of Music.

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Enrolling in a Certificate Program

Step 1: Choose Your Certificate Program

Select the certificate program that is right for you. Once you have selected the program click on the Enroll button to proceed to the next step.

Step 2: Choose Your Start Term

Choose the term you wish to start your program and click continue enrolling.

Step 3: Pay Your Registration and Technology Fee

A $175 registration and technology fee immediately reserves your seat in a program.

Step 4: Schedule Your First Term and Pay Your Tuition

Once you have paid your registration and technology fee you will choose the courses you wish to take for your first term. You will have the option to pay for your program in full at that time and save 10% off the total tuition, or pay for just your first term.

After you have completed this step you can then move on to your “My Home” page and schedule the remainder of your courses as well as keep up to date with all of our latest news and curriculum offerings.

Please note: Students are responsible for reviewing the course description, syllabus, and requirements for each course within the program before enrolling. By enrolling, the student accepts responsibility for reading, understanding, and conforming to all Berklee Online policies, procedures, and dates. For more information see Academic Policies.

Enrolling in more than one certificate program

Students can enroll and participate in more than one certificate program. Students interested in enrolling in multiple programs with similar requirements should contact the Continuing Education Registrar at registrar@online.berklee.edu for approval prior to enrolling in the additional programs. Some limitations may apply based on the number of overlapping courses as well as the courses themselves. Substitution of courses will only be allowed if the substitution does not alter the academic integrity of the programs.

Any course taken as a requirement or elective for one program cannot be used to fulfill an elective or requirement in a second program of the same or lower level.

How to enroll in more than one certificate program

To enroll in more than one certificate program, visit online.berklee.edu and click on one of the certificate programs you are interested in pursuing and follow the steps outlined. After you have completed your initial enrollment you will click on the additional program you wish to pursue and again follow the steps outlined. Students will be required to pay the $175 registration and technology fee for each program they wish to enroll.

Incarcerated Students

You may not participate in Berklee Online courses if you (1) are an adult presently incarcerated as a result of conviction of a crime(s); (2) have previously been incarcerated as an adult as a result of conviction of a crime(s) unless the incarceration was the result of a first conviction for any of the following misdemeanors: drunkenness, simple assault, speeding, minor traffic violations, affray or disturbing the peace; or (3) have been convicted of any crime within the past five years.

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