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2024 Best Colleges for Music in the New York City Area

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  1. #8 Best Colleges for Music in America.

    New York University

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    4 Year,

    NEW YORK, NY,

    5728 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Other says New York University (NYU) is more than just an educational institution; it's an immersive journey through academic excellence, cultural diversity, and urban vibrancy. As a recent graduate, I can...One of the most striking aspects of NYU is its location. Situated in the heart of Manhattan, the campus seamlessly blends into the bustling rhythm of New York City. From the iconic Washington Square....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Acceptance Rate: 13%,

    Net Price: $50,991,

    SAT Range: 1450-1570,

  2. #67 Best Colleges for Music in America.

    Rutgers University–New Brunswick

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    4 Year,

    PISCATAWAY, NJ,

    6105 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says During my years at Rutgers, I seized numerous chances at leadership and teaching thanks to the university's commitment to equal access. I spent time as Resident Life and volunteered at a local....

    Read 6105 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Acceptance Rate: 68%,

    Net Price: $11,803,

    SAT Range: 1240-1470,

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  4. CUNY Hunter College

    4 Year,

    NEW YORK, NY,

    2444 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I have received the most rigid, captivating, amazing, and extraordinary education at Hunter College. There is no place like it. Hunter College has a plethora of innovative classes to choose from in....

    Read 2444 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 46%,

    Net Price: $4,586,

    SAT Range: 1170-1340,

  5. CUNY City College of New York

    4 Year,

    NEW YORK, NY,

    1856 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says City College made sure to connect students to the right resources at the appropriate times. Asking an department a question either led to an answer or a transfer. I found myself with a lot of...One thing I would like to see a change in is the bored members of the Athletics Department who do not take a lot of student led suggestions in fear of change. There should be no fear in change and....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 64%,

    Net Price: $4,213,

    SAT Range: 1050-1260,

  6. CUNY Brooklyn College

    4 Year,

    BROOKLYN, NY,

    1285 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says How I would describe Brooklyn College is like a one-and-done go. I picked only two days to go to campus because I recently moved away from Brooklyn and it's a 2-hour commute from where I live now. My....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 51%,

    Net Price: $4,254,

    SAT Range: 1020-1180,

  7. Mercy University

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    4 Year,

    DOBBS FERRY, NY,

    1366 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I'm an arts major and there's tons of classes that fit my major and for gen eds there's lots of room to fill reqs w/o having to be in dread for an entire semester. Professors are good, I've enjoyed....

    Read 1366 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 86%,

    Net Price: $15,027,

    SAT Range: 910-1190,

  8. Kean University

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    4 Year,

    UNION, NJ,

    1603 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says Kean offers a wide range of undergraduate and graduate programs in various fields, allowing students to pursue their academic interests and career goals. The campus provides a vibrant and inclusive....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 79%,

    Net Price: $18,078,

    SAT Range: 920-1120,

  9. SUNY Nassau Community College

    2 Year,

    GARDEN CITY, NY,

    1119 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I appreciate its diverse student body and faculty, which enriches the learning environment and promotes cultural exchange. The college also offers support services such as academic advising,...SUNY Nassau Community College plays an important role in providing quality higher education opportunities to students in the region.I don’t really know if there’s something to change because i like everything ..

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    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $6,730,

  10. CUNY LaGuardia Community College

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    2 Year,

    LONG ISLAND CITY, NY,

    1113 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says LaGuardia Community College is near all subway trains and buses in Queens. A very busy college with diversity of all nationality of students. Very friendly atmosphere and connected community. Campus...is connected on campus too. Reccommended, campus polices are very attentive and they do a good job keeping the students and staff safe. This college host a large collection of memmorabilia of New....

    Read 1113 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $8,344,

  11. Bergen Community College

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    2 Year,

    PARAMUS, NJ,

    864 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says There are not many options to eat from in the school. The school needs better food and needs to stay open for longer hours. Students are always hungry and it's hard to stay focus when you are hungry....

    Read 864 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $9,138,

  12. Seton Hall University

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    4 Year,

    SOUTH ORANGE, NJ,

    2182 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Graduate Student says I like how supportive the professors were during my academic year. They tailored feedback to each specific student rather than the general classroom. Courses were very engaging and hands on where....

    Read 2182 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 77%,

    Net Price: $33,177,

    SAT Range: 1200-1370,

  13. William Paterson University of New Jersey

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    4 Year,

    WAYNE, NJ,

    969 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I like how inclusive William Paterson University is. It is very diverse and open to all types of people. William Paterson is a hidden gem. It is extremely affordable and a decent college in regards....

    Read 969 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Acceptance Rate: 83%,

    Net Price: $15,762,

    SAT Range: 890-1090,

  14. New Jersey City University

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    4 Year,

    JERSEY CITY, NJ,

    768 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says In terms of safety, universities typically prioritize the well-being of their students, and many have campus security measures in place. However, individual experiences with safety can vary, and it's...As for the difficulty of a specific major, such as chemistry, it's not uncommon for science-related majors to be challenging. Chemistry, in particular, is known for its complexity and demanding....

    Read 768 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 91%,

    Net Price: $13,756,

    SAT Range: 890-1140,

  15. Brookdale Community College

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    2 Year,

    LINCROFT, NJ,

    1436 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says There's not a lot of opportunity to make friends if you don't have them already, with only a few sports teams and extremely niche clubs it's hard to join something you'd like to try for the social...Academics In my opinion is what really matters at the end of the day and my education at Brookdale is by far what got me through both semesters and what made me reconsider transferring after 2. My....

    Read 1436 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $8,559,

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