5 Best Music schools in Philadelphia, PA

Below is the list of best universities in Philadelphia ranked based on their research performance in Music. A graph of 3.22K citations received by 212 academic papers made by 5 universities in Philadelphia was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

Please note that our approach to topical rankings is based on scientific outputs and heavily biased on art-related topics towards institutions with computer science profiles.

1. Temple University

For Music

Acceptance Rate
71%
Receiving Aid
91%
Average Aid
$11,161
Enrollment
37,236

2. University of Pennsylvania

For Music

Acceptance Rate
9%
Average SAT
1515
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$24,167

3. Drexel University

For Music

Acceptance Rate
77%
Average SAT
1280
Average ACT
28
Net Price
$39,463

4. Saint Joseph's University

For Music

Acceptance Rate
80%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
26
Net Price
$35,780

5. University of the Arts in Pennsylvania

For Music

Acceptance Rate
76%
Net Price
$40,269
Receiving Aid
100%
Average Aid
$25,711

Universities for Music near Philadelphia

Distance, km
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University
Country rank
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City
14 Haverford College 93
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Haverford, Pennsylvania
27 Rowan University 146
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Glassboro, New Jersey
51 Rider University 149
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Lawrenceville, New Jersey
59 University of Delaware 108
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Newark, Delaware
61 Princeton University 47
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Princeton, New Jersey
86 Rutgers University - New Brunswick 46
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New Brunswick, New Jersey
121 New Jersey Institute of Technology 174
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Newark, New Jersey
130 Montclair State University 155
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Montclair, New Jersey
131 New York University 17
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New York City, United States
136 Rockefeller University 189
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New York City, United States