Sound & Recording Specialist

Enrolling in a sound and recording arts program will prepare you for a career on the technical side of the industry.  If you have an interest in sound design, music engineering, event production, or audio-post production, this could be the right area of study for you!  Some programs offer specializations in digital recording arts, computer music, performance, composition, and more.  Find the right sound and recording arts program for you!

What are some things you will learn in a sound and recording arts program?

  • Music theory, history, and composition
  • How to use different technology like sound boards, computer software, recording devices, etc.
  • Sound design
  • Location audio
  • Post-production techniques

You might be wondering what kind of career you can have with this kind of degree. Possibilities include:

  • Live sound engineer
  • Stagehand
  • Sound designer
  • Music engineer
  • Post-production specialist

Interested in a sound and recording arts program but not sure where to start looking? Take a look at the options below.

  • Associate, Recording Arts at Tribeca Flashpoint College in Chicago, IL.
  • Associate, Sound and Music Technology at Valencia College in Orlando, FL.
  • Associate, Sound Recording and Music Technology at Community College of Philadelphia in Philadelphia, PA.
  • Associate, Recording Engineering at Guilford Technical Community College in Jamestown, NC.