In Massachusetts an estimated 18 students graduate from music therapy schools every year. If you too are interested in a career in music therapy, Massachusetts has 2 music therapy schools for you to choose from. Tuition at Massachusetts's music therapy schools is approximately $28,385 per year for a degree in music therapy.
The largest music therapy school in Massachusetts, by student population is Berklee College of Music. It is located in Boston. Approximately 17 students graduated with a music therapy degree from Berklee College of Music in 2009, which is 94% of the total state music therapy graduates for that year. In 2009, tuition at Berklee College of Music, was approximately $30,150 per year.
A majority of those with a degree in music therapy choose to become music therapists. If after graduation, you are planning on sticking around the state, you should keep in mind that the job outlook for music therapy graduates in Massachusetts is not very good. Approximately 560 music therapists are currently working in Massachusetts. This number is projected to increase to 590 by the year 2018. This indicates a 5% change in the number of music therapists in Massachusetts.
As a music therapist in Massachusetts you can expect to earn anywhere from less than $NaN per year to more than per year. The median salary for music therapists in Massachusetts is per year.
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