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Colleges / Manhattan School of Music

Manhattan School of Music

New York, NY 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate45%

About Manhattan School of Music

Manhattan School of Music is a private, nonprofit school in the city of New York, New York. Manhattan School of Music was founded in 1917. The college currently enrolls around 957 students per year, including 392 undergrad students.

Manhattan School of Music Acceptance Rate 2018

It is very difficult to get into Manhattan School of Music. Manhattan School of Music admitted 45% of all applicants in 2018. In 2018, 402 out of 897 total applicants were accepted.

Manhattan School of Music Admissions Facts At-A-Glance
Overall Acceptance Rate 45%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Average GPA 3.6
Test Optional Yes

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College Info

120 Claremont Avenue New York, NY 10027-4698

Campus Setting: Urban

Manhattan School of Music Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Dec 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Dec 1

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Manhattan School of Music is Dec 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Manhattan School of Music is Dec 1.

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Wondering what life at Manhattan School of Music is like? There are approximately 957 students enrolled at Manhattan School of Music, including 392 undergraduate students and 565 graduate students. 98% percent of students attend school full-time, 39% percent are from NY and 61% percent of students are from other states.


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