2011 Best America’s Top Music Schools and Colleges Ranking

Rank College (School) State
1 University of Rochester (Eastman School of Music) NY
2 Indiana University-Bloomington IN
3 Juilliard School NY
4 University of Michigan-Ann Arbor MI
5 Curtis Institute of Music PA
6 New England Conservatory of Music MA
7 Northwestern University IL
8 Oberlin College Conservatory OH
9 University of Cincinnati OH
10 University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign IL
11 Yale University CT
12 Florida State University FL
13 Manhattan School of Music NY
14 University of Southern California CA
15 Johns Hopkins University (Peabody) MD
16 University of North Texas TX
17 Cleveland Institute of Music OH
18 University of Texas-Austin TX
19 Arizona State University AZ
20 Mannes College of Music NY
21 Rice University TX
22 University of Colorado-Boulder CO
23 University of Wisconsin-Madison WI
24 Ohio State University OH
25 University of Hartford (Hartt) CT
26 San Francisco Conservatory of Music CA
27 SUNY-Stony Brook NY
28 University of Kansas KS
29 University of Miami FL
30 Boston University MA


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