Music Production and Engineering

Be part of Stark State’s program in music, where the technology of sound design has never sounded so good.Get equipped with a multitude of skills preparing you for

  • setting up a studio
  • recording audio
  • using digital audio workstation to record, mix, edit and master audio
  • mastering basic musical skills such as ear-training, theory and keyboard skills
  • synthesizing and MIDI (creating, controlling, and programming sound electronically and digitally)
  • live sound reinforcement

You’ll learn about careers in audio and the practical and professional skills required to succeed in each and build a portfolio of professional-quality audio projects.

Associate Degree Course Sequence

SSC101  
Student Success Seminar
IMT121  
Interactive Media
IMT129  
Digital Audio Recording and Editing
IMT135  
Music Theory and Composition I
ITD122  
Computer Applications for Professionals
ITD123  
MAC Concepts
ENG124  
College Composition
IMT134  
Technical Musicianship
IMT223  
Digital Video Recording and Editing
IMT247  
Music Theory and Composition II
IMT250  
Music Technology
COM121  
Effective Speaking
BIO126  
Science, Energy, and the
 
Environment (lab)
IMT239  
Music Synthesis I
IMT246  
Applied Music Technology
IMT260  
Live Sound
 
Social Science Elective
MTH106  
Math for Technology
IMT230  
Webcasting
IMT259  
Music Synthesis II
IMT261  
Advanced Music Technology
IMT266  
Film Theory and Practice

TOTAL CREDITS 63

Associate of applied science in commercial music technology

The Commercial Music Technology - Music Production Career Enhancement Certificate is stackable toward the music production and engineering degree and covers the basics of music theory, digital audio recording and the studio environment.

  • recording studios
  • film/television/radio
  • video games
  • Internet
  • multimedia design
  • film/media composition
  • music technology sales/marketing
  • live music venue engineering
  • theater
  • forensics
  • audio producer
  • audio engineer
  • studio manager
  • music editor
  •  mastering engineer
  • audio technician
  • recording studio technology specialist
  • educational music technology specialist
  • live sound engineer
  • sound designer
  • sound editor
  • synthesizer programmer
  • multimedia producer
  • multimedia designer
  • film/media composer
  • music lab manager
  • music lab technician
  • audio forensic technician