Berklee Online is the online extension school of Berklee College of Music.
Established in 2002, Berklee Online delivers access to Berklee's acclaimed curriculum from anywhere in the world. Berklee Online's New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC)-accredited bachelor of professional studies degree, multi-course certificate programs, and award-winning online courses are taught by the college's world-renowned faculty, providing lifelong learning opportunities to people interested in music and working in the music industry.
All courses are instructor-led, featuring weekly chats and personalized feedback directly from your instructor and a supportive community of like-minded music professionals.
With our degree program, certificate programs, and more than 140 courses led by Berklee faculty and industry experts, it's easy to find the offering that's right for you.
Berklee Online's bachelor degree program is the most affordable and flexible option for earning your music degree from Berklee. Berklee Online now offers five bachelor of professional studies degree majors:
- Music Production
- Music Business
- Interdisciplinary Music Studies (create your own major)
- Electronic Music Production and Sound Design
- Music Composition for Film, TV, and Games
Approved credits transfer from Berklee College of Music and other accredited institutions. Learn more about transfer credits.
Former Berklee College of Music students can complete their degrees online. Learn more about degree completion.
Online Certificate Programs
Berklee Online's certificate programs are designed to provide students with solid qualifications and marketable skills for success.
These multi-course programs offer one to three years of extensive training with Berklee faculty in a wide variety of disciplines. We offer three types of certificates—specialist, professional, and master—based on the depth of study. Develop your skills, expand your expertise, and add great credentials to your resume with a Berklee Online certificate.
Our award-winning courses are authored and taught by industry experts and the same renowned instructors who teach at Berklee’s main campus in Boston.
Our 12-week courses are accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). Credits earned in a Berklee Online course can be transferred to another college or university, at the discretion of the receiving institution. Many online courses are also transferable for credit in Berklee's physical campus degree programs.