Forbes Names Berklee Top College for Alumni Success in Entertainment

By 
Nick Balkin
August 16, 2019

The website lists Berklee alongside schools such as Harvard, Yale, Brown, and UCLA.

<i>Forbes</i> cited Grammy-winning alumni including Charlie Puth B.M. '13 for Berklee's inclusion on the list.
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Berklee was ranked no. 3 on a new Forbes list of the top 15 schools in the U.S. producing alumni who have achieved commercial success and critical acclaim in the entertainment industry. Featuring Berklee alongside schools such as Harvard, Yale, Brown, and UCLA, Forbes highlights the "sheer number of Grammy winners who have attended the music school,” citing Charlie Puth B.M. '13, Annie Clark '03 of St. Vincent, and John Mayer '98. To date, 125 Berklee alumni have received 295 Grammy Awards. 

For a complete list of Berklee alumni Grammy, Emmy, and Oscar winners, visit the awards and achievements page.

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