AUDIO ENGINEERING PROGRAM
Musicians Institute Audio Engineering Program provides a unique blend of small, hands-on classes with state-of-the-art equipment and recording spaces to prepare aspiring engineers for the demands of the audio industry. Start with the best audio engineering colleges – we are one of the top audio engineering schools in the country.
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EXPERIENCE THE BEST IN AUDIO ENGINEERING EDUCATION
Do you often ask yourself the common question “How do I become a music engineer?” or search the internet for “How to become an audio engineer?” but can’t ever seem to find the answer you are looking for? Musicians Institute’s Audio Engineering Program is the best place for aspiring sound engineers to make it in the audio engineering industry. Our comprehensive audio engineering courses provide a solid foundation in this dynamic field. As a sound engineer in training, you’ll flourish within our state-of-the-art facilities, including cutting-edge recording studios, live music venues, post-production houses, and even film studios. Our esteemed audio engineering school is renowned for delivering an unparalleled educational experience, setting it apart from other music engineering schools. Here, you’ll gain hands-on expertise, access to industry-standard equipment, and invaluable mentorship from experienced professionals, ensuring that you’re well-prepared to excel in the world of audio engineering.
LEARN FROM INDUSTRY EXPERTS
At Musicians Institute, we believe in learning from the best. Our audio engineering classes are led by industry-experienced instructors who will mentor and guide you throughout your journey. You will have the opportunity to master professional-level consoles and cutting-edge recording equipment, setting you apart from other sound engineer schools.
HANDS-ON PRACTICAL TRAINING
Our commitment to practical training sets us apart from other colleges for audio and sound engineering. As an audio engineering major, you will have unparalleled access to our world-class studios, where you’ll collaborate with artists, mic up session players, and perform final mixes. These experiences will hone your technical and organizational skills, essential for becoming a successful audio engineer in today’s competitive industry.
PREPARE FOR AN EXCITING CAREER
When choosing the best audio engineering school, it’s crucial to focus on being industry-ready. Musicians Institute ensures that our graduates are well-prepared to thrive in the real world. Join us and embark on a journey that will shape you into a competent and sought-after audio engineer.
If you’re passionate about sound engineering and aspire to be part of the elite league of audio engineers, Musicians Institute’s Audio Engineering Program is your gateway to success. Take the first step today and turn your passion into a fulfilling career.
AUDIO ENGINEERING DEGREES OFFERED
CERTIFICATE AUDIO ENGINEERING
Through hands-on instruction, students learn to record, mix and master with industry-standard equipment in preparation for the demands of working as engineers in professional recording studios.
MI SELECT & NON-CERTIFICATE PROGRAMS
MI Select are non-certificate programs designed to provide students with “a taste of MI” if they want another option to full-time. Students can create their own customized schedule from available classes and workshops, while enjoying access to the special guest clinics, extra activities and other industry networking opportunities.
WHAT WILL I LEARN?
- As one of the best audio engineering schools, MI teaches students how to manage the entire audio production process, from pre-production and tracking, to mixing and mastering.
- Extensive live sound curriculum includes the ability to engineer in-house concerts.
- Automated dialogue replacement (ADR).
- Access to professional recording studios.
- Real-world electives such as Electronics, Project Studio Design and Internships.
- Recording, mixing and mastering original projects with extensive Ear Training taught in MI’s audio labs.
For a detailed look at all of MI’s program offerings, you can find the course catalog here.
ENTRANCE REQUIREMENTS: CERTIFICATE
Musicians Institute programs are fast paced and certain fundamental musical skills are required before you can begin your program. If you meet entry requirements and are accepted, a one-on-one performance evaluation and placement testing will be held during registration to determine whether you qualify for advanced placement in any area of course work. You are evaluated based on the content of your submission.
For more info, please see the MI Course Catalog.
Musicians Institute offers many opportunities for scholarships in all of our programs. Please visit our Scholarship page for more information.
Please visit MI’s Financial Aid page for all the details on how you can qualify.
International students make up nearly one-fourth of MI’s total student population, representing more than 50 countries throughout the world while creating a unique and diverse learning environment, full of endless opportunities in Hollywood and beyond.
For more info, please visit the International Students page.
- Full production sound stages and recording studios
- Fully equipped practice facilities and computer labs with the latest industry standard equipment
- Concert Hall access, with full audio/video recording capabilities
- Multiple performance and recording studios available for student practice
MI’S GRAMMY® and Emmy-winning Audio Engineering instructors have multi-platinum album and work with today’s top artists: