Schol­ar­ships rang­ing from $2,500 to $5,000 per year are avail­able for enter­ing full-time instru­men­tal and choral fresh­man musi­cians who dis­play strong musi­cal talent. Learn more>>


Get information about Music Department student advisors, by discipline. Learn more>>

Courses at New England Conservatory

New Eng­land Con­ser­va­tory and North­east­ern have an agree­ment that allows cross-registration for cer­tain types of courses. Learn more>>


While stu­dents should always check and know the perquisites for all their classes, the basic infor­ma­tion listed below is posted for emphasis. Learn more>>

Music Theory Placement

The music the­ory cur­ricu­lum at North­east­ern is divided into two tracks. Learn more>>

Computer Recommendations

We recommend our students use certain computers, software, and peripherals by discipline. Learn more>>