2015-2016 Tuition

Tuition and fees cover only part of the cost of educating NEC students. The balance is met by funds, gifts, and bequests. NEC makes every effort to assist students through scholarships and other financial aid; government funds are available for those who qualify.

Bachelor of Music, Undergraduate Diploma,
Master of Music, Doctor of Musical Arts

Full-time tuition (per year): $42,600

Graduate Diploma

Full-time tuition (per year): $38,950

Dual Degree Programs

Tufts/NEC, portion of full-time tuition billed by NEC (per year): $20,708
Harvard/NEC, portion of full-time tuition billed by NEC (per year): $8,320

2015-2016 Residence Hall Room & Board

Double Occupancy: $13,240
Single Occupancy: $16,730
Deluxe Single Occupancy: $18,400
Suite Occupancy: $19,850

2015-2016 Fees

Student Services Fee: $325
Technology Fee: $130
Health Center†: $485 (for all students)
Health Insurance (Graduate students): $1500
Health Insurance (Undergraduate students): $1273

†All students are automatically enrolled in the Health Center.
‡All NEC students must carry health insurance; if you have your own insurance, this charge may be waived with proper documentation. To do so, please visit Gallagher Koster.

Part-time tuition*

*All students are expected to be full-time. Part-time status is only granted after students have met their full-time residency requirement and only with permission from the Dean of Students.

   Studio per semester: $10,370*
   Undergraduate course credit hour: $1,365*
   Graduate course credit hour: $2,730*


2015-12-01


I REMAIN TRUE TO MY STARTING PRINCIPLE. TO WRITE SOLELY AS I MYSELF THINK BEST. FELIX MENDELSSOHN