Associate of Science in Recording Arts
Program Length – 18 months
Get ready to log real time on industry-standard consoles and gain face time with prominent industry professionals. The Recording Arts program is designed to put you in control of all the technology and concepts you’ll need to have a successful career and covers every facet of audio production, from live sound and show production to mixing and mastering a record, to post production for film, TV and games.


Gear for Every Student

We outfit you with a MacBook retina display laptop loaded with Logic Pro X and Avid Pro Tools along with your very own professional mic and stand, headphones and external hard drive so you can do your sound design work anywhere, anytime!*

Areas of Focus

Beyond just teaching how to capture an artist’s sound in the studio, the Recording Arts program is a thorough, constantly developing curriculum that encompasses:

  • Analog and digital recording
  • Live sound production
  • Audio post-production for film, television, and video games

Click here for full course list.

Avid Pro Tools Certification – The Los Angeles Film School is an Avid-authorized training partner.

We are the Hollywood connection

It’s no secret: an important part of being successful is being connected. Our location in the center of Hollywood offers our students unparalleled access to entertainment industry professionals who speak with our students and share their insight and experience. Our students and alumni enjoy exclusive events with big names in the industry such as Brian Malouf, Stephen Flick, Jamey Scott and Nick Cave.

Record. Mix. Master.

Let’s take a look at your future

There’s more to the entertainment industry than simply flashing lights and fame, awards and red-carpet galas. Entertainment is a business. And as technology continues to change the ways in which we experience the music, movies, games, animation, and media in our lives, there is a greater need for talented and hard-working creative professionals to work behind-the-scenes and make it all happen. Here’s a glimpse into some of the career opportunities that a Recording Arts degree can open to you:

  • Recording Engineer
  • Dialogue Editor
  • Sound Effects Editor
  • Midi Programmer
  • Studio Maintenance Engineer
  • Mixing Engineer
  • Supervising Sound Editor
  • Sound Designer
  • Sound Effects Mixer
  • Mastering Engineer
  • Sound Technician



*Specific types of gear and gear info subject to change without notice.