Create Your Future in Music Production Online
Are you looking to produce better music? Our online Music Production program prepares you to release music your listeners will keep coming back to. The associate degree is an excellent path to take if you want to sharpen your recording skills in a shorter amount of time.
Earn your Associate of Science Degree in Music Production online. This hands-on program allows you to take your recording skills to the next level. You’ll gain a broader understanding of music production and artist management to produce professional tracks.
- Our Associate of Science in Music Production Degree is 60 credit hours and 20 months in length.
- Each class is studied exclusively during a four-week period allowing students to focus on one particular subject at a time.
Songwriting & Development
Learn how to write songs that become hitmakers. In this course, students apply and expand the concepts of music theory into songwriting, developing a strong sense of form, harmony and rhythm. Topics of study include lyrical considerations, genre-based song analysis and historical music patterns. Upon completion of this course, students will know how to write and develop their own songs.
Music Copyright & Business
Learn the ins and outs of copyright laws. Students explore the business mechanisms affecting the commercial use of musical compositions. Topics include intellectual property rights, copyright registration and licensing. Students will also learn how to manage songwriter agreements and performance rights for record labels. Upon completion of this course, students gain a better understanding of the legal workings of the music industry.
Music Production for Media
Pair music with narratives for a variety of interactive media. Students focus on the creation and production of music for film, television and advertising Topics include recording industry workflow, conventions of spotting and scoring for motion picture, and music production techniques used in marketing and advertisement for traditional and online environment.
The online student TechKit includes a retina display MacBook Pro loaded with software including Logic Pro, Pro Tools, Ableton Suite. Students will receive a Midi Keyboard, USB audio interface, large-diaphragm condenser microphone, headphones and more.*
*Specific types of gear and gear info subject to change without notice.
Take Classes Online
The online degree programs are designed to bring the entertainment industry to you. Our industry-experienced instructors share their expertise through our Learning Management System (LMS). This secure, web-based platform allows you to discuss projects with your fellow classmates, submit weekly assignments and watch instructor videos all from wherever you live.
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