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Berklee College of Music

Phone: (617) 266-1400 Fax: (617) 247-8788 1140 Boylston St, Boston, MA 02215 http://www.berklee.edu View Additional Web Addresses


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Description

Berklee College of Music is a college offering degrees in music. On line and summer courses are also offered. The College was established in 1945 and incorporated in 1962 in Massachusetts. There are 800 employees. Mr. Roger Brown is the President of the College. Mr. David Hornfischer is the Senior Vice President of Administration and Finance and Mr. Lawrence Bethune is the Vice President of Student Affairs. Any questions or problems should be directed to the attention of Ms. Angela Davis, the Director of the Office of Student Affairs and Parent Services.


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Factors that raised the rating for Berklee College of Music include:

  • Length of time business has been operating
  • No complaints filed with BBB

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Customer Complaints Summary

0 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 0 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 0
Billing/Collection Issues 0
Delivery Issues 0
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 0
Total Closed Complaints 0

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Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
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Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 0

Additional Information

BBB file opened: May 24, 2005 Business started: 01/01/1945 in MA Business incorporated 01/01/1962 in MA
Licensing, Bonding or Registration

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Massachusetts Department of Education
75 Pleasant Street , Malden MA 02148-5023
http://www.doe.mass.edu
Phone Number: 781-338-3300 or TTY: 800-439-2370
Fax Number: 617-388-3394
ata@doe.edu

Massachusetts Department of Education: Office of Certification
75 Pleasant Street , Malden MA 02148-9140
http://www.doe.mass.edu/educators/
Phone Number: (781)338-3000 or TTY:(800) 439 2370
Fax Number: 781-388-3391

Type of Entity

Corporation

Business Management
Mr. Roger Brown, President
Contact Information
Principal: Mr. Roger Brown, President
Number of Employees

800

Business Category

SCHOOLS SCHOOLS WITH SPECIAL ACADEMIC EDUCATION SCHOOLS-UNIVERSITIES & COLLEGES (ACADEMIC) MUSIC INSTRUCTION-INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC INSTRUCTION-VOCAL All Other Miscellaneous Schools and Instruction (NAICS: 611699)

Alternate Business Names
Berklee College Berklee Music
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Negative Review 1 point per review

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BBB Letter Grade Scale

BBB Rating Value
A+ 5
A 4.66
A- 4.33
B+ 4
B 3.66
B- 3.33
C+ 3
C 2.66
C- 2.33
D+ 2
D 1.66
D- 1.33
F 1
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Star Rating scale

  Average Score
5 stars 5.00
4.5 stars 4.50-4.99
4 stars 4.00-4.49
3.5 stars 3.50-3.99
3 stars 3.00-3.49
2.5 stars 2.50-2.99
2 stars 2.00-2.49
1.5 stars 1.50-1.99
1 star 0-1.49

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