Recording Arts Degrees

Associate of Science in Recording Arts
Major Ensemble

X90 Audio Technical Crew (2 cr.) each fall and spring semester.

Recording Arts Courses

36 credit hours


  • A101 Introduction to Audio Technology (3 cr.)
  • A102 Audio Techniques I (3 cr.)
  • A111 Electronics I (3 cr.)
  • A112 Electronics II (3 cr.)
  • A150 Introductory Seminar in Recording Arts (1 cr.)
  • A201 Audio Techniques II (3 cr.)
  • A202 Audio Techniques III (3 cr.)
  • A211 Electronics III (3 cr.)
  • A212 Electronics IV (3 cr.)
  • A270 Multitrack Studio Techniques I (2 cr.)
  • A350 Seminar in Recording Arts (1 cr.)
  • A370 Multitrack Studio Techniques II (2 cr.)
  • A461 Final Project in Recording Arts (1 cr.)
  • A470 Individual Multitrack Studio Projects (2 cr.) (One semester of A360 Recording Arts: Techniques and Production I may be substituted for A470.)
  • A480 Internship in Audio (3 cr.)
Core Music Courses
  • Z101 Music for the Listener (3 cr.) and Z111 Introduction to Music Theory (3 cr.)

Or, for students with sufficient music background:

  • T109 Rudiments of Music I (3 cr.) and T151 Music Theory and Literature I (3 cr.)
General Education

17 credit hours

English Composition (3 cr.) ENG W131 or W170

Arts and Humanities (3 cr.)

Social and Historical Studies (3 cr.)

Natural and Mathematical Sciences (3 cr.)

Required physics course:

  • PHYS P105 Basic Physics of Sound (3 cr.)

Electives 5 credit hours selected from general education course list or foreign language courses.

To Complete Degree

Free music or non-music electives as needed to bring the total credit hours to 60, excluding major ensemble and I400.

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