Audio Production and Technology

Audio Production and Technology

When you think audio production and technology, think system design, system installation, and the technical elements of sound. You’ll take courses in music and theater production while getting a foundation in electrical engineering technology or computer science to emphasize the technical aspects of audio production. Upon graduation, you’ll have the versatility to work with audio as it evolves.

Customize your degree with

Minors available in

  • Art
  • Music (concentrations are available in general music, music technology, and jazz idiom)
  • Music Composition
  • Music Performance
  • Technical Arts
  • Theatre Arts

Take courses like

  • The Physics Behind Music
  • Recording
  • Intellectual Property Management
  • Drafting for the Entertainment Industry
  • Transducer Theory

Get hands-on experience like

  • Producing a 20-minute radio drama your first semester and mix a new multi-track recording every week during your second semester
  • Working on a large-scale live production during your third year
  • Developing and doing production work for video game sound or sound for film.

Get a job like

  • Sound System Designer
  • Studio Technician
  • AV Systems Integrator and Installer

Work for companies like

  • Ferrari Theme Park
  • Universal Studios
  • Musical Tours

Learn more about audio production and technology at Michigan Tech!