Music Schools in The Northeast - 2018 Ranking

In 2018, we have evaluated music 276 schools offering majors in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, and Vermont. team ranks Yale University (New Haven, CT), The Juilliard School (New York City, NY), and University of Rochester the best three music colleges in the Northeast.

See the Top 50 Music schools in the Northeast below or narrow your search by program, state, or city in the Northeast.

Top 50 music schools in the Northeast:

Yale University - Music School Ranking
1. Yale University

New Haven, CT, 8 music programs

The Juilliard School - Music School Ranking
2. The Juilliard School

New York City, NY, 32 music programs

University of Rochester - Music School Ranking
3. University of Rochester

Rochester, NY, 34 music programs

The New England Conservatory of Music - Music School Ranking
4. The New England Conservatory of Music

Boston, MA, 45 music programs

Carnegie Mellon University - Music School Ranking
5. Carnegie Mellon University

Pittsburgh, PA, 23 music programs

New York University - Music School Ranking
6. New York University

New York City, NY, 19 music programs

Boston University - Music School Ranking
7. Boston University

Boston, MA, 32 music programs

Syracuse University - Music School Ranking
8. Syracuse University

Syracuse, NY, 21 music programs

The New School - Music School Ranking
9. The New School

New York City, NY, 30 music programs

Manhattan School of Music - Music School Ranking
10. Manhattan School of Music

New York City, NY, 12 music programs

Temple University - Music School Ranking
11. Temple University

Philadelphia, PA, 22 music programs

Drexel University - Music School Ranking
12. Drexel University

Philadelphia, PA, 5 music programs

Berklee College of Music - Music School Ranking
13. Berklee College of Music

Boston, MA, 25 music programs

The Boston Conservatory - Music School Ranking
14. The Boston Conservatory

Boston, MA, 4 music programs

CUNY Queens College - Music School Ranking
15. CUNY Queens College

Queens, NY, 8 music programs

University of Massachusetts Lowell - Music School Ranking
16. University of Massachusetts Lowell

Lowell, MA, 9 music programs

Princeton University - Music School Ranking
17. Princeton University

Princeton, NJ, 3 music programs

Harvard University - Music School Ranking
18. Harvard University

Cambridge, MA, 5 music programs

Columbia University in The City of New York - Music School Ranking
19. Columbia University in the City of New York

New York City, NY, 8 music programs

Brown University - Music School Ranking
20. Brown University

Providence, RI, 10 music programs

Dartmouth College - Music School Ranking
21. Dartmouth College

Hanover, NH, 3 music programs

University of Pennsylvania - Music School Ranking
22. University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, PA, 4 music programs

Wesleyan University - Music School Ranking
23. Wesleyan University

Middletown, CT, 7 music programs

Tufts University - Music School Ranking
24. Tufts University

Medford, MA, 3 music programs

Cornell University - Music School Ranking
25. Cornell University

Ithaca, NY, 8 music programs

Amherst College - Music School Ranking
26. Amherst College

Amherst, MA, 2 music programs

Northeastern University - Music School Ranking
27. Northeastern University

Boston, MA, 3 music programs

Curtis Institute of Music - Music School Ranking
28. Curtis Institute of Music

Philadelphia, PA, 7 music programs

Vassar College - Music School Ranking
29. Vassar College

Poughkeepsie, NY, 2 music programs

Brandeis University - Music School Ranking
30. Brandeis University

Waltham, MA, 9 music programs

Bard College - Music School Ranking
31. Bard College

Annandale On Hudson, NY, 2 music programs

Rutgers University New Brunswick - Music School Ranking
32. Rutgers University New Brunswick

New Brunswick, NJ, 6 music programs

Stony Brook University - Music School Ranking
33. Stony Brook University

Stony Brook, NY, 6 music programs

Pennsylvania State University - Music School Ranking
34. Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA, 13 music programs

CUNY Hunter College - Music School Ranking
35. CUNY Hunter College

New York City, NY, 5 music programs

University of Connecticut - Music School Ranking
36. University of Connecticut

Storrs, CT, 8 music programs

SUNY at Binghamton - Music School Ranking
37. SUNY at Binghamton

Vestal, NY, 5 music programs

University of Pittsburgh - Music School Ranking
38. University of Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, PA, 4 music programs

Ithaca College - Music School Ranking
39. Ithaca College

Ithaca, NY, 17 music programs

University of Massachusetts Amherst - Music School Ranking
40. University of Massachusetts Amherst

Amherst, MA, 6 music programs

CUNY City College - Music School Ranking
41. CUNY City College

New York City, NY, 4 music programs

University at Buffalo - Music School Ranking
42. University at Buffalo

Buffalo, NY, 13 music programs

Pratt Institute - Music School Ranking
43. Pratt Institute

Brooklyn, NY, 1 music program

Molloy College - Music School Ranking
44. Molloy College

Rockville Centre, NY, 4 music programs

Nazareth College - Music School Ranking
45. Nazareth College

Rochester, NY, 10 music programs

CUNY Graduate School and University Center - Music School Ranking
46. CUNY Graduate School and University Center

New York City, NY, 4 music programs

Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania - Music School Ranking
47. Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania

Slippery Rock, PA, 6 music programs

CUNY Bernard M Baruch College - Music School Ranking
48. CUNY Bernard M Baruch College

New York City, NY, 1 music program

Fashion Institute of Technology - Music School Ranking
49. Fashion Institute of Technology

New York City, NY, 2 music programs

Rowan University - Music School Ranking
50. Rowan University

Glassboro, NJ, 5 music programs

Music schools in the Northeast by state:

Schools by State17 Music Schools in Connecticut7 Music Schools in Maine46 Music Schools in Massachusetts6 Music Schools in New Hampshire25 Music Schools in New Jersey87 Music Schools in New York71 Music Schools in Pennsylvania7 Music Schools in Rhode Island10 Music Schools in Vermont

Music programs in the Northeast:

General Music: 213 schools
Music History and Literature: 55 schools
Music Performance: 103 schools
Music Theory and Composition: 40 schools
Piano and Organ: 17 schools
Stringed Instruments: 7 schools
Voice and Opera: 19 schools
Jazz Studies: 19 schools
Music Conducting: 14 schools
Music Therapy: 17 schools
Music Pedagogy: 87 schools
Music Management and Merchandising: 60 schools

Music schools in other regions:

Midwest: 387 schools
South: 522 schools
West: 293 schools

Popular music school cities in the Northeast:

in Connecticut:
Danbury: 1 school
Middletown: 1 school
New Britain: 1 school
New Haven: 3 schools
Storrs: 1 school
West Hartford: 1 school
West Haven: 1 school
in Maine:
Orono: 1 school
Portland: 1 school
in Massachusetts:
Amherst: 3 schools
Boston: 11 schools
Bridgewater: 1 school
Cambridge: 4 schools
Lowell: 1 school
Medford: 1 school
North Dartmouth: 1 school
Waltham: 1 school
Wenham: 1 school
in New Hampshire:
Durham: 1 school
Keene: 1 school
in New Jersey:
Ewing: 1 school
Glassboro: 1 school
Jersey City: 1 school
Lawrenceville: 1 school
Mahwah: 1 school
Montclair: 1 school
New Brunswick: 1 school
Princeton: 1 school
Randolph: 1 school
Wayne: 1 school
West Long Branch: 1 school
in New York:
Albany: 2 schools
Annandale On Hudson: 1 school
Bronx: 2 schools
Brooklyn: 3 schools
Brookville: 1 school
Buffalo: 4 schools
Dix Hills: 1 school
Dobbs Ferry: 1 school
Fredonia: 1 school
Garden City: 2 schools
Hempstead: 1 school
Houghton: 1 school
Ithaca: 2 schools
New Paltz: 1 school
New York City: 15 schools
Oneonta: 2 schools
Potsdam: 1 school
Purchase: 2 schools
Queens: 1 school
Rochester: 4 schools
Rockville Centre: 1 school
Schenectady: 2 schools
Staten Island: 2 schools
Stony Brook: 1 school
Syracuse: 2 schools
Vestal: 1 school
in Pennsylvania:
Allentown: 2 schools
Annville: 1 school
California: 1 school
Greensburg: 1 school
Immaculata: 1 school
Indiana: 1 school
Mansfield: 1 school
Mechanicsburg: 1 school
Philadelphia: 9 schools
Pittsburgh: 6 schools
Selinsgrove: 1 school
Slippery Rock: 1 school
University Park: 2 schools
West Chester: 1 school
in Rhode Island:
Kingston: 1 school
Providence: 3 schools
in Vermont:
Burlington: 2 schools
Lyndonville: 1 school © 2018 · Home · Terms of Use · Methodology