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Tuition and Fees

2015-16 Tuition & Fee Schedules

(Tuition and fees are subject to change by the Board of Trustees.)

Bursar's Office
Phone: 617-912-9167
Fax: 617-91-9287
bursar@bostonconservatory.edu  

2015-16 Academic Tuition & Fees
(a) If a student enrolls part time, these courses are billable at a special rate of $1,950 per credit.
(b) These courses are billable over and above full time tuition. All Composition majors, as well as M.M. Choral Conducting and M.M., Orchestral Conducting, may take Applied Concentrates twice at no charge. M.M., Collaborative Piano may take Applied Concentrates four times at no charge.
(c) These courses are available either in a half hour or full hour format. The half hour format is included in full time tuition. The full hour format is billable at a special rate of $1,950 per course.
(d) Students repeat MU 638, Vocal Coaching, one time. Additional repeats of MU 638 are billable at a special rate of $1,950 per credit.
(e) No charge if taken within full time credit limit, billable over and above the credit limit. Tuition for remedial classes is waived for M.M., Opera and M.F.A., Theater. 
Degree Full Time Part-Time
(Per Credit Hour)
Overload
(Per Credit Hour)
UNDERGRADUATE TUITION
B.M. $41,560 $1,670 $1,670
Applied Lesson - $1,950 (a) -
Applied Concentrates $1,950 (b) $1,950 (b) -
B.F.A., Dance $41,560 $1,670 $1,670
B.F.A., Theater $41,560 $1,670 $1,670
Applied Lesson or Musical Theater Rep, Full Hour $1,950 (c) $1,950 (a) -
B.F.A., Contemporary Theater $41,560 $1,670 $1,670
B.F.A., Multidisciplinary Stage Management $41,560 $1,670 $1,670
GRADUATE TUITION
M.M., Composition and Performance $41,560 $2,230 $2,230
Applied Lesson - $1,950 (a) -
Applied Concentrates $1,950 (b) $1,950 (b) -
M.M., Opera Performance $41,560 (d) $2,230 $2,230
M.F.A., Theater      
Fall & Spring $41,560 $2,230 -
Musical Theater Repertoire, Full Hour $1,950 (c) $1,950 (a) -
Summer - $1,670 -
M.M., Contemporary Music Performance $41,560 $2,230 $2,230
Applied Lesson - $1,950 (a) -
Applied Concentrates $1,950 (b) $1,950 (b) -
M.M., Music Education - $1,670 -
Life Experience Waiver - $840 -
Vocal Pedagogy Workshop - $190, per course -
Practicum, In State - $430, per course -
Practicum, Out of State - $ 2,190, per course -
Graduate Performance Diploma $25,170 - -
Graduate Performance Diploma, Opera $41,560 $2,230 -
Artist Diploma in Performance $25,170 $2,230 -
Professional Studies Certificate $25,170 - -
Remedial, ESL, and Audit Courses (e) - (e) $840 $840(e)
Mandatory Fees
(f) Applies to full time and 3/4 time students who have not completed an online waiver providing proof of comparable medical insurance.
(g) Applies to students who waive the school’s medical insurance plan and whose permanent address is outside of the US.
Fee Type Full Time Part Time
Mandatory Comprehensive Fee    
Fall & Spring $2,240 Prorated based on credit load
Summer, Less than 5 Credits $330  
Summer, 5 Credits or More $670  
Medical Insurance, Undergraduate $1,680 (f)  
Medical Insurance, Graduate $1,680 (f)  
Medical Evacuation & Repatriation Insurance $40* (g)  
Housing & Meal Plan Fees (Upperclassmen housing is subject to availability)
(1) Required for new and returning residential students. The non-refundable deposit is applied against balance.
(2) Refundable at the termination of occupancy under conditions described in the Residence Hall Handbook.
Fee Type Full Time Part Time
Housing Reservation Deposit (1) $250  
Residence Hall Damage Deposit (2) $200  
  Annual Per Semester
Room $11,100 $5,550
Single Room Surcharge $1,450 $725
Meal Plan Blocks Annual Per Semester
265 Meals per semester
Mandatory for Residential Freshmen
Includes 10 Guest passes
$6,142 $3,071
210 Meals per semester $4,620 $2,310
150 Meals per semester $3,350 $1,675
75 Meals per semester $1,700 $850
25 Meals per semester, Commuters only $570 $285
Other Fees
(3) Paid directly to Northeastern University Recreation Department.
(4) Plus applicable shipping charges
* Estimate only. Subject to change.
Fee Type Full Time Part Time
Enrollment Deposit $500 Returned Check Charge
Late Payment Fee $200 Instrument Breakage Deposit
Gym Membership (3)   Late Registration Fee
September 1 through May 31 $360* Official Transcript Fee (4)
January 1 through May 31 $190* Replacement ID
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