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Tuition and Fees

2016-17 Tuition & Fee Schedules

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

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

2016-17 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) Students repeat MU 638, Vocal Coaching, one time. Additional repeats of MU 638 are billable at a special rate of $1,950 per credit.
(d) These courses are offered in both a half hour and a 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, per semester.
(e) Music Education program bills per credit, regardless of enrollment status.
(f) Fee is assessed in addition to tuiton for Practicum courses. If out of state Practicum is permitted, there will be an additional fee.
(g) Students who matriculated in 2015 or earlier, prior to changes to curricular changes. 
(h) No charge if taken within full time credit limit. Billable over and above the credit limit.
 
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 (a) -
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
       
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 (a) -
M.M., Opera Performance $41,560 (c) $2,230 $2,230
M.F.A., Theater      
Fall & Spring $41,560 $2,230 $2,230
Applied Lesson or Musical Theater Repertoire, Full Hour $1,950 (d) $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 (a) -
M.M. or GPD, Music Education - $1,670 (e) -
Life Experience Waiver - $840 -
Vocal Pedagogy Workshop - $190, per course -
Practicum, In State (f) - $430, per course -
Graduate Performance Diploma $25,170 $2,230 $2,230
Graduate Performance Diploma, Opera $25,170 $2,230 $2,230
Graduate Performance Diploma, Opera (g)   $41,560 $2,230 $2,230
Artist Diploma in Performance $25,170 $2,230 $2,230
Professional Studies Certificate $25,170 $2,230 -
Remedial, ESL, and Audit Courses  - (h) $840 $840 (h)
Mandatory Fees
(1) Applies to full time and 3/4 time students who have not completed an online waiver providing proof of comparable medical insurance.
(2) Applies to students who waive the school’s medical insurance plan and whose permanent address is outside of the US.
* Estimate only. Subject to change.
Fee Type Full Time Part Time
Mandatory Comprehensive Fee    
Fall & Spring $2,300 Prorated based on credit load
Summer, Less than 5 Credits $340  
Summer, 5 Credits or More $690  
Medical Insurance, Undergraduate $2,000* (1)  
Medical Insurance, Graduate $2,000* (1)  
Medical Evacuation & Repatriation Insurance $65* (2)  
Housing & Meal Plan Fees (Upperclassmen housing is subject to availability)
(3) Required for new and returning residential students. The non-refundable deposit is applied against balance.
(4) Refundable at the termination of occupancy under conditions described in the Residence Hall Handbook.
(5) Open to upperclassmen only.
(6) To be billed at $5,500 per billing cycle. Summer expense is generally not financial aid eligible unless enrolled at least half time over the summer. Please ask Financial Aid Office about using aid for the summer. 
Fee Type Full Time Part Time  
Housing Reservation Deposit (3) $250    
Residence Hall Damage Deposit (4) $200    
  Annual Per Semester 12 Months (Sept to Aug)
Room $11,700 $5,850

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Single Room Surcharge $1,500 $750 -
84 The Fenway (5) - $6,775 $16,500 (6)
Meal Plans for Resident Students Annual Per Semester  
265 Meals per semester
Mandatory for Residential Freshmen
Includes 10 Guest passes
$6,300 $3,150  
130 Meals per semester 
Includes 5 Guest passes
 $5,530  $2,765  
Meal Plans for Off Campus Students  Annual  Per Semester  
210 Meals per semester $4,736 $2,2368  
150 Meals per semester $3,434 $1,717  
75 Meals per semester $1,744 $872  
25 Meals per semester $584 $292  
Other Fees
(6) Plus applicable shipping charges
* Estimate only. Subject to change.
Fee Type   Part Time  
Enrollment Deposit $500  Late Registration Fee  $100*
Late Payment Fee $200*  Official Transcript Fee (6)  $5*
Returned Check Charge  $30*  Replacement ID  $20*
Instrument Breakage Deposit $200    
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