The Boston Conservatory: Admission & Tests

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Here is a quick overview of The Boston Conservatory general admissions procedures, application policies and fees, as well as desirable SAT and ACT college test scores that you might need to have in order to enroll at this school.

Admission Information

Dual Credits
The Boston Conservatory admission requirements are pretty competitive - in 2015-16 the college accepted only 46 percent of those who apply.

This school requires you to submit reference letters with your application but does not require admission test scores.

The Boston Conservatory most likely will accept your:
  • dual credits
    (from the courses giving both high school and college credits)
  • credits for life experience
    (for example, learned through independent study, non-credit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities)
  • advanced placement credits
    (from the college-level courses taught in high school)

Application Fee

The Boston Conservatory requires a fee paid when you submit an application for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at The Boston Conservatory is $110.00. The graduate application fee is $110.00.

SAT Test Scores

Taking Scholastic Ability Test is a very important step of the application. 75 percent of applicants at The Boston Conservatory submitted results of their SAT test.

Most applicants who took SAT scored from 490 to 650 on Critical Reading, from 490 to 630 on Math, and from 490 to 640 on Writing. Taking these numbers into account, if you have above 610 in SAT Critical Reading, 590 in SAT Math, and 600 in SAT Writing - this gives good chances to get admitted at this college.

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SAT Critical Reading

SAT Math

SAT Writing

ACT Test Scores

Taking American College Test is a typical bit of the application at The Boston Conservatory. 46 percent of applicants completed the ACT test.

Most applicants who took ACT scored from 20 to 27 on Composite, from 20 to 30 on English, from 19 to 27 on Math, and from 9 to 13 on Writing. So, if you got above 25 in ACT Composite, 28 in ACT English, 25 in ACT Math, and 12 in ACT Writing, that is enough to be admitted at this school.

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ACT Composite

ACT English

ACT Math

ACT Writing

Contact Admissions

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to The Boston Conservatory, please contact this school directly.

You can call this school's general information office at (617) 536-6340 or check The Boston Conservatory Website

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