CERTFICATES ADMISSIONS INFO

Application deadlines, fees, and details can be found below. If you have any questions, please contact the Admissions Department directly at 1-800-ALL-PLAY or email admissions@mi.edu.

ADMISSIONS INFO

  • ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS

    All eligibility, application, registration, placement and orientation requirements for the four-quarter/60 credit-unit Certificate in Performance are identical to those described for Associate of Arts Degree in Performance.

  • APPLICATION PROCESS

    Send all of the following items together by mail along with any additional items required by the program to which you are applying (see below):

    • Completed application form.
    • $100.00 USD application fee.
    • High school diploma or proof of G.E.D. equivalent from an accredited institution (please provide an official English translation if the original is not in English).
  • TRANSFER FROM AN AA DEGREE PROGRAM

    Currently enrolled students seeking to transfer from an Associate of Arts Degree Program to a Performance Certi cate Program with the same instrument major must complete and submit a Petition for Transfer to the Registrar’s office.

    Students who have withdrawn or been terminated from an Associate of Arts Degree Program and are seeking to transfer to a Performance Certi cate Program within the same instrument major must contact the Student Records of ce for instructions. For information on transferring to a different instrument major, contact the Admissions Office.

    Note: See the Notice Concerning Transferability of Credits and Credentials Earned at Musicians Institute under Additional Information.

  • SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS AUDIO ENGINEERING

    Application:
    In addition to the items listed above under All Programs, you must pass a written Scholastic Level Exam (see application form for details).

    Placement:
    If you are admitted into an Audio Engineering Certi cate Program, you will be given a placement evaluation as part of the registration process. The evaluation will measure your current level of knowledge and experience in several fundamental areas. Placement evaluations will take place during registration week and you will not be scheduled for classes until your evaluation is complete. In some cases, a student may be recommended for advanced placement in classes in which he or she may already be pro cient.

    Students already enrolled in the Certi cate in Audio Engineering Program may apply for transfer to the Certi cate in Audio Engineering (Post-Production Audio) or Certi cate in Audio Engineering (Live Audio Production) Emphasis Programs. The applicant’s academic progress in the current program will also be considered as a factor in determining eligibility for transfer.

  • GUITAR CRAFT

    In addition to the items listed above under All Programs, you must pass a written Scholastic Level Exam and also submit a recording that includes a recording of both a musical audition and your speaking voice with a short narrative in English telling us why you want to attend Musicians Institute (see application form for details).

  • INDEPENDENT ARTIST DEVELOPMENT

    In addition to the items listed above under All Programs, you must also submit an original recording (see application form for details).

  • DJ PERFORMANCE & PRODUCTION

    In addition to the items listed above under All Programs, you must also submit an original recording (see application form for details).

NOTICE CONCERNING TRANSFERABILITY OF CREDITS AND CREDENTIALS EARNED AT MUSICIANS INSTITUTE

The transferability of credits you earn at Musicians Institute is at the complete discretion of an institution to which you may seek to transfer. Acceptance of the degree or certi cate you earn in your program is also at the complete discretion of the institution to which you may seek to transfer. If the credits, degree, or certi cate that you earn at this institution are not accepted at the institution to which you seek to transfer, you may be required to repeat some or all of your coursework at that institution. For this reason, you should make certain that your attendance at this institution will meet your educational goals. This may include contacting an institution to which you may seek to transfer after attending Musicians Institute to determine if your credits, degree, or certificate will transfer.

DISCLAIMER

While Musicians Institute provides no guarantee that employment will result from attending or completing any program offered by the institution, we are dedicated to assisting students in nding professional opportunities. For more information on the Career Development department in the Artist Support Center.

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