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Music Schools in Amherst, Massachusetts

Music Schools in Amherst, MA

If you are interested in pursuing music, you may want to consider attending one of the 3 music schools in Amherst, Massachusetts.

University of Massachusetts Amherst is the largest music school in Amherst, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 33 students graduated from the Music program at University of Massachusetts Amherst.

In 2010, 89 students graduated with a music degree in Amherst. If you decide to attend one of Amherst's music schools, you can expect to pay an average of $41,972 per year in instate tuition and $45,804 per year in out of state tuition.

You should also anticipate spending about $833 for music related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,122 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.

Music Salaries and Career Outlook in Amherst

Many music graduates choose to work as musicians after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Amherst, your job prospects are not very good. The number of musicians in Amherst is expected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for musicians.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

  • Music Degree in Amherst
  • Associates Degree in Music
  • Bachelors Degree in Music
  • Music Classes
  • Music Courses
  • Music Training

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  1. 1University of Massachusetts AmherstUniversity of Massachusetts Amherst

    Amherst, Massachusetts 01003

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  2. 2Amherst CollegeAmherst College

    Boltwood Avenue, Amherst, Massachusetts 01002-5000

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree

  3. 3Hampshire CollegeHampshire College

    893 West St, Amherst, Massachusetts 01002-5001

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree