EARN YOUR MUSICIANS INSTITUTE DEGREE ONLINE

MI Online was designed for students to get their dream musical education online, and from anywhere in the world. Starting in our Winter 2020 quarter in January, students can enroll for the Certificate or Associate in Guitar Performance, Associate in Music Business, or the Certificate in our Artist / Producer / Entrepreneur program.

Start your 2020 right!

EXPERIENCE THE OPEN HOUSE AT MUSICIANS INSTITUTE

On May 9, 2020 we welcome you to explore our campus, meet our instructors, and learn about our diverse music programs, all which will help jumpstart your career in the music industry!

Spots are filling up fast! Hollywood is waiting.

CONTEMPORARY MUSIC EDUCATION THAT STANDS ABOVE THE REST

Musicians Institute is dedicated to developing students’ creative skills and natural talent, providing them the tools to develop careers as musicians and music industry professionals. If you’re looking for a top contemporary music college in the middle of the entertainment industry, look no further than Musicians Institute.

SPEND THE SUMMER DOING WHAT YOU LOVE

MI’s Summer Shot program invites kids and young adults to spend a whirlwind week in Hollywood on our state-of-the-art college campus, where they gain performance experience and make lifelong friends! Students can enroll in our Performance week or Industry week, depending on their musical aspirations.

MI's HOLLYWOOD HISTORY

Founded in 1977, Musicians Institute (MI) is a College of Contemporary Music built on the idea that musicians should teach—and learn from—other musicians in a creative, supportive environment. MI has been home to many influential and groundbreaking musicians and it continues to pass this legacy to our students of today.

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SPRING SCHOLARSHIPS
APPLY BY FEBRUARY 28th
SPRING REGISTRATION
STARTS FEBRUARY 24th

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DEGREES OFFERED

We offer a full range of degrees, including Master, Bachelor of Music, Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, as well as Certificates and alternative programs. Check out our programs to see why we’re one of the best music schools around.

MASTER OF MUSIC

Master of Music in Performance
An advanced, comprehensive 45-credit academic degree following the completion of a Bachelor of Music, focusing on instrumental performance along with music theory, ear training, musicianship, music history, and more.

BACHELOR OF MUSIC

Bachelor of Music in Performance
A comprehensive academic degree focusing on instrumental performance along with music theory, ear training, musicianship, music history, and more.

Bachelor of Music in Composition
A comprehensive academic degree providing in-depth training in arranging, scoring and orchestration for visual media including film, TV and video games.

ASSOCIATE OF ARTS

Associates of Arts in Performance
Complete training in one of five instruments: Bass, Drums, Guitar, Keyboard, and Vocal.

ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE

Associates of Science in Music Business
Complete training in entertainment law, music publishing and licensing, record labels, distribution, personal management, music industry history, international music publishing, accounting and finance, marketing, and visual media.

Associates of Science in Live Music Event Production
An A.S. in Live Event Music Production will allow graduates to handle any aspect of working a live music event, from lighting and video tech, to console operations, monitor setups, sound reinforcement, event contracts and more.

Associates of Science in Studio Recording
This program prepares graduates for a wide range of audio engineering opportunities in the music, film and television industries.

CERTIFICATES

Certificate in Music Performance
A year-long program that provides complete training in musical skills, hands-on instrumental training, and extensive harmony, theory and ear training.

Certificate
A certificate in Production or Industry Programs provides an intensive, hands-on curriculum designed to prepare music professionals and artists for the demands of the music industry.

MUSIC PROGRAMS

Musicians Institute offers a wide variety of areas of concentration in the field of contemporary music. Study music with some of the best working musicians in the world.

MUSIC ARTIST

Musicians Institute’s Music Artist Programs are a unique combination of contemporary music performance and rigorous education in traditional music disciplines. Performance programs in our music college include five major instruments of study:

BASS GUITAR
DJ
DRUM
GUITAR
KEYBOARD
VOCAL

PRODUCTION

Musicians Institutes Production Programs of our music school prepare graduates for careers in today’s music industry by providing in-depth training in essential techniques here in our music college, as well as hands-on experience in state of the art facilities. As one of the best music schools, our production programs include:

ARTIST PRODUCER ENTREPRENEUR
AUDIO ENGINEERING
MUSIC COMPOSITION
INDEPENDENT ARTIST PROGRAM
SONGWRITING

INDUSTRY

Musicians Institutes Industry Programs of our music school prepare graduates for a career in two fields; Guitar Craft (Luthier Program) and Music Business. Students graduate from our music college with real world experience and connections to make them successful in the Industry that they love.

MUSIC BUSINESS
GUITAR CRAFT

ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS

MI YOUTH ACADEMY
The Musicians Institute Youth Academy is a performance-based music education program designed to guide and inspire young people (and beyond) as they find their voices as musicians. The Saturday Academy classes were created to allow students to practice their passion at their own pace, where they will receive private lessons, open counseling, lessons in video techniques, branding, and more.

MI YOUTH ACADEMY


PRO TOOLS CERTIFICATION
The Avid Pro Tools® certification courses are non-accredited courses designed for those who wish to acquire their Avid User and/or Operator Certification through weekend classes at Musicians Institute in Hollywood, CA.

PRO TOOLS CERTIFICATION


SUMMER SHOT 2020
Get a taste of what your life could be like playing music. Spend a whirlwind week in Hollywood on MI’s state-of-the-art college campus, where you can get deeper inside the music industry and have an unforgettable summer experience.

SUMMER SHOT 2020


GUITAR CRAFT NASHVILLE
Musicians Institute’s Guitar Craft Academy Nashville is dedicated to inspiring excellence in the art of guitar building and design, while preparing students for careers in the music industry.

GCA NASHVILLE


MI ONLINE
MI Online is the online content provider of Musicians Institute. Through live lectures and virtual classrooms, MI Online provides real-world, artist-driven, and authentic learning opportunities available to anyone — from anywhere.

MI ONLINE

COURSE CATALOG

Program requirements of our music school, as well as tuition for individual programs, and course information.

READY TO ROCK?

The first step in applying to any MI program is to complete an Application for Admission, and get started with the best music college!

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