Manhattan School of Music: Review & Facts

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Manhattan School of Music is a very small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 1,000 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1917 and is one of the 81 colleges located in New York City, New York.

Academic Offerings

Manhattan School of Music will give you the opportunity to obtain a 2-year certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

Manhattan School of Music deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 2 majors. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see program Ratings against other colleges.

Student Retention
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a good sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Manhattan School of Music is very high at 92% (well above New York average). Considering this statistic, apparently students definitely love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
18 : 1
The graduation rate at Manhattan School of Music is good: 72%. Approximately 2% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Manhattan School of Music is reasonably decent, 18:1. Learn more details about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans

Tuition and fees per year
Average tuition price is extremely high - about $42,000 per academic year. The additional fees at Manhattan School of Music not covered by tuition are around $600; this comes to $42,600 per academic year.

Read the details about Manhattan School of Music additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelihood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information

According to recent data, 877 applications were submitted and 404 were accepted; so it is pretty hard to enroll at this school.

The undergraduate application fee at Manhattan School of Music is $125.00. The graduate application fee is $125.00.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Manhattan School of Music and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (212) 749-2802 or check Manhattan School of Music Website.

Opportunities and Services

Annual Price
Manhattan School of Music offers study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Manhattan School of Music, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Manhattan School of Music offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 500 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is high: about $9,700 per academic year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Manhattan School of Music seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Manhattan School of Music Location and Maps

Post Address: Manhattan School of Music, 120 Claremont Ave, New York City, New York 10027-4698, USA
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