ListedIn 2017, we reviewed 68 music schools offering jazz programs. Jazz colleges are located in New York (8 schools), Illinois (8 schools), Ohio (7 schools), Michigan (5 schools), Texas (4 schools), Florida (4 schools) and 19 other states.
The best jazz studies program in the United States is offered by The New England Conservatory of Music. That school has an excellent jazz studies program evaluated with five-star rating for curriculum and four stars for teaching.
Below, there is our selection of the Best 50 jazz studies schools. To check all jazz studies schools, narrow your search by state or desired diploma.