Online Course Equivalencies

Below you will find a list of course equivalencies offered through Berklee Online. Registration and billing for these courses are independent of those offered as part of your degree or diploma program.  Scholarships and financial aid only apply to your primary enrollment and cannot be used for Berklee Online courses. Review Berklee Online's tuition and fees for more information.  

Additional Information About Berklee Online Courses

  • Any course taken through Berklee Online that is not on the lists below will transfer in as a general elective only.
  • Students must complete this form to transfer their Berklee Online courses to their degree audit. 
  • Individual classes cannot be selected for transfer. This means all Berklee Online classes that a student has received a grade for will be transferred to their degree audit.
  • All courses taken through Berklee Online will affect your GPA. Courses taken through Berklee Online are Berklee courses and cannot be removed from your transcript.
  • For remote study options for major requirements other than those explained below, please speak with your major chair. Berklee Online courses other than those specifically listed below cannot count toward your major without prior approval from your major chair.

Liberal arts course equivalencies are for both Berklee College of Music and Boston Conservatory at Berklee. All other course equivalencies are for Berklee College of Music only. Please review the options below and contact the department chair if you have any questions: 


Contemporary Writing and Production (CWP)

Jazz Composition

Liberal Arts

MTEC-111 Introduction to Music Technology

Music Business/Management

Music Production and Engineering (MP&E)

Music Therapy

Performance Major Electives

Performance Studies

The following three credit performance study courses will transfer to Berklee College of Music as one instrumental lab (ILxx) credit and two general elective credits.

Recording and Production for Musicians Minor

Screen Scoring


Berklee chairs/deans: please contact Jaime Bernard in the Office of the Registrar if you have any updates for this page.