MBA for Music Business/Management Graduates of the Berklee College of Music

Expand your business acumen within the music industry in this program that’s designed for music-oriented business professionals.

The Sawyer Business School at Suffolk University offers an Accelerated MBA Program for Music Management graduates of the Berklee College of Music. You can shorten your MBA program by one semester if you qualify — waive nine credits of core courses with your Berklee coursework.

Cost of Graduate School at Suffolk

Tuition (2020-2021)
Full-time, per year
Cost Per Credit (2020-2021)
For part-time students

Application Deadlines

Fall Semester: April 15 (priority), then rolling
Spring Semester: October 15 (priority), then rolling
Summer Semester: April 1 (priority), then rolling
Learn about the advantages of priority applications.

Application Materials

  • Completed application
  • $50 application fee (waived for students who visit campus)
  • Resume
  • Official transcripts for all post-secondary education
  • Goal statement (essay)
  • 2-minute video essay in response to a prompt (Instructions and the prompt will be provided in the application)
  • One letter of recommendation (Two letters required if candidate has less than 1 year of work experience. Learn more.)
  • GMAT/GRE is not required
  • Official TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE-Academic scores (international students only)

Courses & Requirements

Learn more about the classes, requirements, and different options available to complete the program.

Students may waive MBA 625, MBA 635 and MBA 660 with the appropriate Music Business Management courses taken within seven years at Berklee College of Music.

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